Non-Fiction

Man Tiger

An extraordinarily beautiful, sly, ribald, and compulsively readable novel. “After half a century,” writes renowned Indonesia scholar Ben- edict Anderson, “Pramaoedya Ananta Toer has found a...

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The Moon's Son

Nono was scared, how could he get lost in the walnut tree? He just wanted to take his bike leaning there. And who was the mysterious black kid that lured him into it? Nono wanted to get out. But...

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Before Dawn

This is a collection of poems by Sapardi Djoko Damono dating from 1961 to 2001. Before Dawn follows the poet through the different stages of his life, opening with the 1964 poem, One Night, when he...

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Two Mothers

In this life, there are two kinds of mother. First, a name for a woman who delivers the child. Second, a name for a woman who sacrifices her happiness for the sake of someone’s else child...

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Enjah

A kitchen found in a horrible disarray, along with the word "Enjah" scribbled on its wall, are events that had been terrorizing Rama's rented old house for some time. With the help of...

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Earth Dance

Earth Dance, a translation of the novel TarianBumi (2000), is the story of four generations of Balinese women, centering on conflicts that arise between the demands of caste and personal desires...

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