Stephani Soejono’s Tale of the Bidadari reviewed by Nin Harris

All Things Books / Review

About The Tale of Bidadari,
Written by Nin Harris, and was originally published in Truancy Magazine,
Dec 26, 2016

Stephani Soejono’s Tale of the Bidadari is a short graphic novel based on the Orang Bunian stories of West Sumatra. The Bunian are a race of nonhuman entities who feature in the folklore of the Malay Archipelagoes, so I was looking forward to reading an Indonesian treatment of it, particularly since it’s one of my research and storytelling obsessions*.

Read the full article here.