[ Pdf Rice Bowl ↠´ lesbotronic PDF ] by Suchen Christine Lim ¼ myportal.pro
[ Pdf Rice Bowl ↠´ lesbotronic PDF ] by Suchen Christine Lim ¼ Young, Passionate And Idealistic, Sister Marie Rejects The Conformity Of Her First Love, Paul Tan, The Police Inspector She Embraces The Liberalism Of Her Second Love, Hans Kuhn, The American Missionary, And Leads A Group Of Students To Question The Values Of A Nation Gripped By Fear Of The Government And Loss Of Their Rice Bowl They Organise A Protest March Against The Vietnam War, Which Leads To A Riot, Detention And Deportation Of The Workers She Tries To Help Ser Mei, Her Student And The Daughter Of A Prostitute, Meets A Tragic Death
Annoying book Had to give up half way Returning it back to the library. Apt description of the ideologies separating the country at that time capitalism and communism The way which the author used the protagonist, Marie, to show different groups of people vying for her affection and attention helps to bring out this conflict from several points of view her students, Hans, her ex boyfriend Paul, Mak the communist , the nuns and her parents Other interesting sub plots as well, including the death of Ser Mei and Yuen s family conflict.
Born in Malaysia in 1948, grew up on both sides of the causeway that separates Malaysia from Singapore Came to Singapore at age 14, studied in the Convent of the Holy Infant Jesus schools, and the National University of Singapore Taught in a junior college and worked as a curriculum specialist in the Ministry of Education Resigned in 2003 to write full time.