This week’s bookshelf highlights LGBT themes in Indonesian literature including an article by Inside Indonesia on the growth of this genre.
Spotlighting Indonesian books in translation by the Lontar Foundation as Indonesia will be the Guest of Honor at the 2015 Frankfurt Book Fair.
This week we spotlight books by Ninotchka Rosca, one of the Philippine’s most controversial and highly respected authors.
We are featuring a range of books that include both translations and analyses of Indonesian poetic works and literature.
This week we have selected literature with different forms of storytelling relating to Timorese struggles.
Featuring this week is our selection of gripping Vietnamese literature written or translated into English.
Featuring five recent novels from or relating to Malaysia.
This week we feature five works from or about Pramoedya Ananta Toer, Indonesian author of novels, short stories, essays, polemic and histories of his homeland and its people.
Friday, 20 October 2006, 12:00 p.m. Presented by Michael Fenner, History, National University of Singapore
Presented by John. H. McGlynn, Lontar Foundation