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  1. "The conflict between authority and those who dissent, between age and youth is a perennial one. In Anike, Malaysian poet and playwright Wong Phui Nam takes the classic story of the Greek play ‘Antigone’ by Sophocles and makes it into a story for our time. It is a story of youthful idealism and the terrible consequences that are unleashed when a young woman defies the state. Flowing and lyrical, it presents a drama of duty and of fear; of love in the face of coercion, of defiance in the face [...]

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