Never the Twain by Abdoel Moeis

By Abdoel Moeis

by no means the Twain, the interpretation of the radical ‘Salah Asuhan’ through Abdoel Moeis, was once first released in 1928 as an allegory of the fight of the Indonesian neighborhood to find a countrywide id in the course of Indonesian pre-independence. the tale is informed thorough Hanafi, a tender Indonesian who obtained a Western schooling and fell in love with Western tradition in addition to a ecu lady, Corrie du Buse. Conflicts come up among Hanafi and his relations who nonetheless carry conventional jap values and as an Indonesian, Hanafi is not able to take part as a full-blooded eu. He faces the alternatives of an individual who's now not grounded within the East, but in addition has no longer been totally authorised into the West.

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