The Book of Jakarta

All Things Books / Review


Written by Helen Vassallo, and was originally published in Translating Women,
Jan 15, 2021


The Book of Jakarta is the latest addition to the Reading the City series from Comma Press, presenting ten short stories based in the Indonesian capital. The stories that make up the collection share connected ideals, but each still offers a unique perspective on Jakarta, ranging from the political to the environmental, uncertain futures to seedy realities.

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