Author Eka Kurniawan in the Running for Man Booker International Prize

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and was originally published in The Jakarta Globe,
Mar 10, 2016


Indonesian author of “Man Tiger” Eka Kurniwan is among 13 selected authors to make the Man Booker Dozen, the longlist for the 2016 Man Booker International award.

“Man Tiger,” translated by former features writer for the Jakarta Globe, Labodalih Sembiring, is now in the running for a shortlist of six finalists that will be announced on April 14. The winner will be announced on May 16.

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