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The Resource In other words : forty years of essays, Goenawan Mohamad ; translated by Jennifer Lindsay

In other words : forty years of essays, Goenawan Mohamad ; translated by Jennifer Lindsay

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In other words : forty years of essays
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In other words
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forty years of essays
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Goenawan Mohamad ; translated by Jennifer Lindsay
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In other words
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40 years of essays
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  • eng
  • ind
  • eng
Summary
Goenawan Mohamad is one of Indonesia's foremost literacy figures and public intellectuals, and this translated volume of essays, from 1968 to 2014, demonstrates the breadth of his perceptive and elegant commentary on literature, faith, mythology, politics, history and Indonesian life. With almost 100 short essays, most taken from his popular columns in Tempo, the Indonesian-language news weekly, In Other Words shows a writer committed to Indonesia but grappling with universal themes and struggles, offering a fascinating insight into questions that concern us all
Summary
Goenawan Mohamad is one of Indonesia's foremost literacy figures and public intellectuals, and this translated volume of essays, from 1968 to 2014, demonstrates the breadth of his perceptive and elegant commentary on literature, faith, mythology, politics, history and Indonesian life. With almost 100 short essays, most taken from his popular columns in Tempo, the Indonesian-language news weekly, In Other Words shows a writer commited to Indonesia but grappling with universal themes and struggles, offering a fascinating insight into questions that concern us all
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Cataloging source
ANL
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1941-
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Mohamad, Gunawan
Dewey number
959.8
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Tertiary/Undergraduate
  • General
Language note
Translated from the Indonesian
Literary form
essays
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1951-
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  • Lindsay, Jennifer
  • Ward, Terence
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  • Politics and culture
  • Essays
  • Indonesian essays
  • Indonesian literature
  • Politics and culture
  • Essays
  • Essays
  • Indonesia
  • Indonesia
  • Indonesia
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adult
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In other words : forty years of essays, Goenawan Mohamad ; translated by Jennifer Lindsay
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  • "This English edition first published by The Lontar Foundation 2015"--Title page verso
  • Foreword by Terence Ward
  • GEN.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
Control code
000057215634
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 348 pages
Isbn
9781742235158
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unmediated
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rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)945765320
Label
In other words : forty years of essays, Goenawan Mohamad ; translated by Jennifer Lindsay
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This English edition first published by The Lontar Foundation 2015"--Title page verso
  • Foreword by Terence Ward
  • GEN.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000057215634
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 348 pages
Isbn
9781742235158
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)945765320

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