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    Marianne Katoppo

ISBN: 978-602-9144-46-8

Raumanen

by: Marianne Katoppo

FORTH COMING PUBLICATION: Raumanen, a prize-winning novel by Marianne Katoppo, tells the story of Monang, a handsome but wayward Batak man, and Raumanen, a young Minahasa woman who, though educated and intelligent, is also a “soft touch” when it comes to love. As is deftly revealed by the author in this novel, even in modern

FORTH COMING PUBLICATION: Raumanen, a prize-winning novel by Marianne Katoppo, tells the story of Monang, a handsome but wayward Batak man, and Raumanen, a young Minahasa woman who, though educated and intelligent, is also a “soft touch” when it comes to love. As is deftly revealed by the author in this novel, even in modern day Indonesia, matters of religion and ethnicity can greatly affect–for better or worse-the course of a couple’s relationship.     ISBN: 978-602-9144-46-8
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Page Count: 101
Marianne Katoppo (Tomohon, North Sulawesi, June 9, 1943–Bogor, October 12, 2007) wrote short stories and novels. She graduated from the Jakarta Theological Seminary. In 1951 she began writing the children’s column in Nieuwsgier, a Dutch-language magazine. Her writing was published in Ragia Buana, Mutiara and Femina magazines. One of her short stories was included in the anthology Dari Jodoh Sampai Supiyah (1976), which featured fifteen winners of the Golden Windmill Award given by Radio Netherlands Worldwide in 1975. Her novel Dunia Tak Bermusim was serialized in Mutiara magazine. Her novel Raumanen received an award in the Jakarta Arts Council Novel Competition in 1977.
Translator :Isla Winarto

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Dimensions 14 x 21.6 cm