Geni Jora & Other Texts

Paperback: $14.00
ISBN-13: 9786029144796
Published: December 2015

Additional Information

138 pages
  • About the Book
  • Abidah’s work gives a voice to women. Women who are victims of polygamy, women who suffer domestic violence. She also gives a voice to an array of marginalized characters within the confines of Indonesian society. A characteristic feature of her work is a strong Islamic background. Her stories are often set in Islamic boarding school (pesantren).

  • About the Author(s)
    • Abidah El-Khalieqy, Author

      Abidah El Khalieqy began to write at a young age and has enjoyed a very productive career. Her highly popular novel, Perempuan Berkalung Sorban (2001), was adapted for the silver screen and won several awards.
    • Joan Suyenaga, Translator

    • Heike Reissig, Translator

  • Supporting Resources