Year 2016, Volume 2 , Issue 6, Pages 706 - 710 2016-12-18

POPULAR TV FICTION, MEDIASCAPE, AND MALAY CULTURAL IDENTITIES

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]


In Malaysia, a number of issues have transpired concerning the proliferation of TV fiction. Many of these complications include, but are not limited to concerns regarding feminism, patriarchy, economic imbalance, equity, power, social inequity, and religion. In this paper, we aim to locate TV fiction and Malay cultural identities across mediascape. Two primary objectives are central; firstly, this review embodies contextualization of TV fiction through examining some trajectories in which many popular TV fiction have been established. Secondly, this paper places Malay cultural identities in relation to the development and progress of mediascape. By examining these two central questions, we explore some of the many possibilities in which Malay cultural identities are explored, preserved, contested, and blurred in times of changing and challenging realities of Malaysian mediascape. 

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]