ABOUT THE BOOK:
TRASH is part of a threesome of Southeast Asian urban anthologies. The other two are called HEAT and FLESH.
It features stories about Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines and Indonesia. The writers have sorted through the ‘trash’ and found things that can be valued as still useful, things that deserve to be salvaged, and recycled, or reused, but they also point unflinchingly at structures, strictures, and modes of thought that have clearly served their time and must be discarded.