Raka Ibrahim: An ode to the classics

All Things Books / Review

About Bagaimana Tuhan Menciptakan Cahaya,
Written by Marcel Thee, and was originally published in Jakarta Post,
Apr 02, 2018

Counterculture journalist Raka Ibrahim’s debut novel, Bagaimana Tuhan Menciptakan Cahaya (How God Created Light), is a collection of short stories inspired by popular Middle Eastern folktale collection One Thousand and One Nights. In his debut novel, Raka Ibrahim utilizes the premise of two characters sitting in a room together and sharing stories.

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