Category Archives: Fiction

Indonesian writer Lan Fang fought for women’s rights, quality literature

SINGAPORE – After Soeharto fell in 1998, there was a great opening of bottom drawers. Writers who had previously kept their manuscripts for trusted friends’ eyes only suddenly found the courage to seek a wider market. Publishers, no longer throttled

Indonesian writer Lan Fang fought for women’s rights, quality literature

SINGAPORE – After Soeharto fell in 1998, there was a great opening of bottom drawers. Writers who had previously kept their manuscripts for trusted friends’ eyes only suddenly found the courage to seek a wider market. Publishers, no longer throttled