We have just concluded an arrangement for specially discounted prices on Cambridge University Press titles focusing on Malaysia. Recent highlights include Sumit K. Mandal's Becoming Arab: Creole Histories and Modern Identity in the Malay World (2017), Rachel Leow's Taming Babel: Language in the Making of Malaysia (2017), winner...

The Penang launch of Marco Ferrarese's engaging new book, The Travels of Marco Yolo (Gerakbudaya). Date: Sunday 22 October 2017, 7.00pm Venue: Sinkeh, 15 Lebuh Melayu, George Town, Penang Hitch-hiking along Malaysia’s Federal Highway with one exponent of each of the nation’s ethnic groups. Hanging out with ISIS-affiliated...

The Penang launch of Edmund Terence Gomez's important new study of Malaysia's political economy, Minister of Finance Incorporated: Ownership and Control of Corporate Malaysia (IDEAS). Date: Saturday 9 September 2017, 8.00pm Venue: Penang Institute, Brown Road, George Town, Penang In this study of Malaysia’s new political economy, Edmund...

REHMAN RASHID (1955–2017). "The stories go on forever; they'd outlast eternity if they could." It was with great sadness that we heard this morning of the death of our friend, Rehman Rashid. He suffered a major heart attack while out cycling in January, and never recovered....