Indonesian writer’s ‘fierce and unconventional’ fiction to Harvill The Bookseller, March 21, 2018 by Katherine Cowdrey Harvill Secker has acquired two “fierce and unconventional” books from Indonesian writer Intan Paramaditha. It will publish feminist short story collection Apple and Knife in spring 2019 and The Wandering, a novel about displacement where the reader chooses their own narrative path, in 2020. Ellie
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Sydney Book Launch Better Read Than Dead, March 23, 2018 Join Brow Books (the new books imprint from The Lifted Brow) and Intan Paramaditha at Better Read Than Dead for the launch of Intan’s translated short fiction collection ‘Apple and Knife’. We’d love to celebrate this remarkable book with you. Shirley Le from SWEATSHOP Collective
Intan Paramaditha, March 22, 2018 (scroll down for Bahasa Indonesia). My story collection Apple and Knife (Brow Books, Australia 2018) and novel Gentayangan: Pilih Sendiri Petualangan Sepatu Merahmu (The Wandering: Choose Your Own Red Shoes Adventure, GPU, Indonesia 2017) will be published in the UK and Commonwealth countries by Harvill Secker (Vintage/ Penguin Random House).
New Zealand Festival Writers and Readers, March 8-11, 2018 Events: “Science and Magic” Friday, 09 Mar British science fiction writer Arthur C Clarke famously said, “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” Charlie Jane Anders’s glorious fantasy novel, All the Birds in the Sky, features a star-crossed young witch and a genius technologist.
Apple and Knife review The Saturday Paper, Edition No. 194 MARCH 3 – 9, 2018 “This new story collection by the Indonesian-born Intan Paramaditha uses horror as a vehicle for representing the experiences of women living in patriarchy and for expressing feminist anger. The results are both unsettling and intoxicating. Often revising fairytales, the