12 INDONESIAN WRITERS TO ATTEND 2019 LONDON BOOK FAIR
The 2019 London Book Fair, which will run March 12-14. will feature Indonesia as its Market Focus Country. Representing Indonesia will be 12 writers: Agustinus Wibowo, Clara Ng, Dewi Lestari, Faisal Oddang, Intan Paramaditha, Laksmi Pamuntjak, Leila S. Chudori, Nirwan Dewanto, Norman Erikson Pasaribu, Reda Gaudiamo, Seno Gumira Ajidarma, dan Sheila Rooswitha Putri. Lontar has published translations of work by almost all of these authors.
Lontar welcomes Mirren Strahan, a graduate of Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, as our latest intern from the International Internships program. At Lontar she will be involved in translating and subtitling video profiles of Indonesia writers and other activities.