Reading Ayu Utami: Notes toward a Study of Trauma and the Archive in Indonesia

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About Ayu Utami,
Written by Laurie J. Sears, and was originally published in J STOR,
Apr 01, 2007

Evaluating postcolonial novels as situated testimonies, this essay looks at the way violence and trauma haunt Indonesian historical and literary archives in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. I show how literary works offer …

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