Eka Kurniawan: Beyond Beauty is a Wound

27 Oct 2016 10:15 - 11:15
/ / 4 Day Pass or 1 Day Pass
Neka Museum. Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)

Hear from one of the most promising Indonesian authors of this decade: Eka Kurniawan has earned international recognition with his critically-acclaimed works – most notably Beauty is a Wound and Man Tiger – translated into numerous languages. In this session, Eka will share his latest writing, discuss the challenges of being a recognisably big name, and give his thoughts on the next literary surprises Indonesia has in store for global audiences.

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Desi Anwar

Desi Anwar is a prominent senior anchor, journalist, writer, and photographer based in Jakarta, Indonesia. Desi has published several books featuring her photography and philosophical musings both in English and …

Eka Kurniawan

This author of eight published books – several of which have been translated into foreign languages, including Beauty is a Wound and Man Tiger – has been compared to the …