Stephen J Epstein

Apple and Knife by Intan Paramaditha, translated by Stephen J. Epstein

May 2018, no. 401

There is an observation in the titular story of Indonesian writer Intan Paramaditha’s first collection to be published in English, which can be read as the thematic spine of the book: ‘Sometimes it seemed like there was nothing new to talk about. It was the same old story, repeated over and over, all stitched together.’  This notion ...

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