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Paris as Viewed from Jakarta – 6th Meeting for the Promotion of Indonesian Literature, a Biennial Event

Pasar Malam Association presents

Paris as Viewed from Jakarta
6th Meeting for the Promotion of Indonesian Literature, a Biennial Event
Thursday, October 16th, 17:00 to 21:15
Auditorium, Inalco (National Institute of Oriental Languages and Civilizations), 65 rue des Grands Moulins 75013 Paris

 

Conference, round table discussion, sound and light performance, film, launching of Leila S. Chudori’s latest novel, translated into French, Retour (Pulang), and poetry reading by Fakhrunnas MA Jabbar, who will read the poem — For quite awhile now the Eiffel Tower waves at me / Eiffel Sedari Dulu Melambaiku — in Indonesian.

Emcee: Anda Djoehana Wiradikarta
Interpreter: Fanny Thoret, graduate from INALCO and Sanata Dharma University.

 

You can read more about this here, or here (in French).