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    Putu Oka Sukanta

Lies, Loss, and Longing by: Putu Oka Sukanta
Sinopsis:Lies, Loss, and Longing portrays the lives of those who survive violence. Sukanta delves deeply into sufferings, using his keen eye for the mundane to expose extraordinary contradictions…

 

 

 

Author of the Month
Putu Oka Sukanta Born: July 29, 1939 Putu Oka Sukanta (Singaraja, Bali, July 29, 1939) writes poetry, short stories, novels, essays and children’s stories. He is also known as a healer, specifically with acupuncture. Because he was active with Lekra…

 

 

 

 

 

 

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    Festival Hadhrami, 25 April 2018
    Book launching ``Fatimah``
    Dramatic reading by Teater Koma
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    2018 July Newsletter

    Greetings from the Executive Director No other episode in the history of modern Indonesia evokes so much sentiment as the annual commemoration of Independence Day on August 17. That was the day in 1945 when the nation’s founders declared our freedom from 300 years of Dutch colonial rule. However, it took four more years before the new republic

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