Seminar discusses role, social impact of literature

THE International Seminar on Southeast Asian Literature (SAKAT) and the Mastera Literary Writers’ Forum 2018 continued yesterday, with the presentation of more working papers at the Sarmayuda Hall of the Language and Literature Bureau (DBP). The speakers were Dr Haji Ramlee bin Haji Tinkong from Brunei Darussalam, Professor Dr Jelani bin Harun from Malaysia and Dr Zhang Jinling from China, who discussed the use of literature to promote leadership values, in addition to a range of creative and literary issues. More details in Friday’s Borneo Bulletin.