South East Asia Section

Dr Mulaika Hijjas

Key information

Roles
Senior Lecturer in South East Asian Studies Southeast Asian Art Academic Programme Scholarships Sub-board Member and Research & Publications Sub-board Member
Qualifications
BA (Harvard), MPhil (Oxford), PhD (London)
Building
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office
454
Email address
mh86@soas.ac.uk
Telephone number
+44(0) 20 7898 4253
Support hours
Tuesday 3:30pm-4:30pm (in person)
Friday 3:30pm-4:30pm (in person or online)

Biography

The Malay manuscript tradition; Islam in South East Asia; gender in the Malay world; modern literatures of Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore

Research interests

  • Didactic literature for women in the Malay manuscript tradition
  • The Malay manuscript tradition
  • Islam in South East Asia
  • Gender in the Malay world
  • Modern literatures of Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore

PhD Supervision

Name Title
Saranpat Boonhok ‘Hybridised Thainess’ in Contemporary Thai Literature: Contestation and Negotiation through Adaptations of Thainess since 2006

Publications

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