A Lonely Death and Other Stories
- About the Book
Cok Sawitri’s stories shed light on the lives of modern Balinese people and the various challenges they face. Readers are invited to examine the Balinese psyche, mainly their essential need for balance between traditional customs and modern-day life. But external conflicts aren’t Sawitri’s only forte; she also looks into people’s hearts.
- About the Author(s)
Cok Sawitri, AuthorBalinese-born author Cok Sawitri is a novelist, poet, scriptwriter, and performance artist. She conducts workshops in literature, dance, and theater. She is also a leading activist of social, cultural, inter-faith and humanitarian issues. Her wide range of interests greatly enrich the vocabulary of themes in her work.
Marjie Suanda, Translator
Julius Dallmeyer, Translator