Year 2016, Volume 2 , Issue 6, Pages 716 - 719 2016-12-18

MULTI-VARIED REALITIES OF MALAY CULTURAL IDENTITIES IN POPULAR TV FICTION

Mohd Muzhafar Idrus [1] , Ruzy Suliza Hashim [2] , Raihanah M. M [3] , Harison Mohd Sidek [4] , Hazleena Baharun [5] , Noor Saazai Mat Saad [6] , Yurni Emilia Abdul Hamid [7] , Suzanah Selamat [8]


This paper discusses readings on Malay cultural identities in Malaysian context. While previous research on Malay cultural identity has presented a broad understanding, this paper attempts to frame this discussion based on three perspectives- elite constructions, socio-cultural worldviews, and resistance to Malay world. By placing Malay cultural identities in relation to the Malaysian context, it explores the dynamics concerning what is distinctive and worthwhile about Malay cultural identities. In addition, this study forms some of the bases for a renewed understanding and interests on Malay cultural identities in light of the burgeoning industries of popular TV fiction.

Popular culture, postcolonial literature, Malayness, media, TV fiction
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Subjects Social
Journal Section Articles
Authors

Author: Mohd Muzhafar Idrus
Country: Malaysia


Author: Ruzy Suliza Hashim
Country: Malaysia


Author: Raihanah M. M
Country: Malaysia


Author: Harison Mohd Sidek
Country: Malaysia


Author: Hazleena Baharun
Country: Malaysia


Author: Noor Saazai Mat Saad
Country: Malaysia


Author: Yurni Emilia Abdul Hamid
Country: Malaysia


Author: Suzanah Selamat
Country: Malaysia


Dates

Publication Date : December 18, 2016

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Authors of the Article
Mohd Muzhafar Idrus [1]
Ruzy Suliza Hashim [2]
Raihanah M. M [3]
Harison Mohd Sidek [4]
Hazleena Baharun [5]
Noor Saazai Mat Saad [6]
Yurni Emilia Abdul Hamid [7]
Suzanah Selamat [8]