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World 18 Apr 2019 | 10:15 PM

In Indonesia's election, the winner is Widodo - and Islam

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Two months before this week's presidential election in Indonesia, prize-winning novelist Eka Kurniawan declared in an opinion column that "the Islamists have already won".

Books 20 Nov 2016 | 6:26 AM

Love, loss, and a search for identity

The 19th edition of the Singapore Writers Festival reflected the anxieties and hopes of contemporary times.

AseanPlus News 14 Apr 2016 | 12:00 AM

Indonesian author hopeful

JAKARTA: Already compared to literary heavyweights Gabriel Garcia Marquez and Haruki Mur­a­­ka­mi, great expectations weigh on Eka Kurniawan (pic), the first Indonesian ever nominated for a Man Booker International Prize.

Books 26 Mar 2016 | 11:02 AM

Eka Kurniawan wins inaugural World Readers Award with Beauty Is A Wound

English language translation of the Indonesian author’s debut novel is voted the best.

Books 26 Mar 2016 | 11:01 AM

Eka Kurniawan’s Beauty Is A Wound is a surreal, riveting read

Review of the winner of the inaugural World Readers Award.