LONTAR #07: THE JOURNAL OF SOUTHEAST ASIAN SPECULATIVE FICTION

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JASON ERIK LUNDBERG, KRISTINE ONG MUSLIM & ADAN JIMENEZ (editors)
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This seventh issue of LONTAR presents speculative writing from and about Malaysia, Vietnam, Singapore, Laos, the Philippines, Indonesia and Korea.

Inside these pages, you’ll find:
• a remembrance of ghostbusters disguised as lion dancers by Zen Cho;
• the subversive power of jazz in a future North Vietnam by TR Napper;
• a cautionary tale of writing one’s perfect lover into existence by Vida Cruz;
• an expedition to hunt a supernatural tiger in colonial Singapore by Manish Melwani;
• the relationship between death and a mysterious delivery truck by James Penha;
• a fateful meeting of the last two Eurasians in Singapore by Melissa De Silva;
• a critical appreciation of the novels of Eka Kurniawan by Tiffany Tsao;
• a comic on schoolyard bullying and redemption by Elvin Ching;
• and speculative poetry from Bryan Thao Worra, Zeny May Recidoro, Brandon Marlon, Subashini Navaratnam, Russ Hoe, Christina Sng, Desmond Kon Zhicheng-Mingdé, Cyril Wong.

LONTAR is the world’s only biannual literary journal focusing on Southeast Asian speculative fiction.