John McGlynn: The uphill climb for Indonesian literature

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This article mentions Goenawan Mohamad Sapardi Djoko Damono Umar Kayam (1932-2002)
Written by Dylan Amirio and was originally published in The Jakarta Post.
Sep 11, 2017


“Books are the essential element of the creative sector. From books come things like apps, films and games.”

This was the sentiment shared by Lontar Foundation’s co-founder John H. McGlynn, an American who has been in Indonesia for the past 40 years and shares a passion for Indonesian arts as a whole.

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