Jeruk Kristal

Book / Collection of Short Stories

by Maria Antonia Rahartati Bambang Haryo

Format: Paperback, Indonesian
216 page(s)
ISBN/ISBN13: /9786020384665
Published Apr 30, 2018 by Gramedia Pustaka Utama

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A collection of short stories about everyday life.

The story titled Juffrouw Lala is set in Yogyakarta in the early days.
of independence, when there are still many Dutch people living in Indonesia and still being respected as nobleman. Juffrouw Lala is described as a Dutch woman who teaches music. She likes to give expensive gifts to her students. This kind of lifestyle later makes Juffrouw Lala go bankrupt; she has to sell her house, and eventually dies in the corner of a rented room.

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