Google Doodle celebrates 84th birthday of literary legend NH Dini

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and was originally published in Jakarta Post,
Feb 29, 2020


Indonesian literary legend Nurhayati Sri Hardini Siti Nukatin, renowned as NH Dini, would have turned 84 on Saturday – an event commemorated with a Google Doodle.

Illustrated by Jakarta-based artist Kathrin Honesta, the doodle has the prolific writer wearing glasses while filling pages upon pages of paper with words.

According to Google’s Doodle page, NH Dini “grew up listening to her mother read stories from local magazines” and later became a famous author whose works mostly focused on gender issues as she was known to resist “the traditional role of women established by Javanese patriarchy”.

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