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    Linda Christanty

ISBN: 9786029144925

Final Party and Other Stories

by: Linda Christanty

The characters in Linda Christanty’s stories are placed in situations that force them to battle their inner demons. The achievement of personal insight, however, does not necessarily mean that her characters achieve redemption or resolution to their problems. Christanty explores the dark side of lives fraught with bitterness and gloom.

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The characters in Linda Christanty’s stories are placed in situations that force them to battle their inner demons. The achievement of personal insight, however, does not necessarily mean that her characters achieve redemption or resolution to their problems. Christanty explores the dark side of lives fraught with bitterness and gloom. ISBN: 9786029144925
Publish Date: 2015
Page Count: 154 pages
Linda Christanty writes short stories, essays, and media reportage. Currently serving on the Literature Committee of the Jakarta Arts Council, she is passionate about women’s issues and humanitarian injustice. She has published three short story anthologies and two collections of essays. Her work has garnered several awards, both in Indonesia and abroad.
Translator :Debra Yatim
Debra Yatim is a translator of short stories and longer fiction, poetry and news items. She is a contributing editor for Tempo English news magazine in Indonesia, and has written four volumes of poetry (one unpublished), and her articles on women, the media, and civic education have appeared in several anthologies over the past two decades. She is a permanent translator of poetry for the Voices of the Archipelago volume of Indonesian writers in translation coming out of International Ubud Writers and Readers Festival in Bali, annual. She writes short fiction on the side.
Translator :Monika Arnez
Monika Arnez is an assistant professor in the Department of Southeast Asian Studies at the University of Hamburg (Germany). Her fields of specialization are Indonesian literature, gender, Islam, and the environment. Her PhD thesis deals with representations of political violence and power in Indonesian literature from 1945 to the present. Together with Edwin Wieringa, she co-edited Duft der Asche (Horlemann Verlag, 2008), an anthology of stories by Indonesian women writers, Nukila Amal, Linda Christanty, Helvy Tiana Rosa, Ayu Utami and others.

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Weight 44 kg
Dimensions 4.4 x 7 cm

“Final Party and Other Stories”

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