The Author’s Korean Bow

Localism is a good thing, and unique, but can be misdirected into provincialism. If our literature cares only about ourselves, why should the world have to take a look at ours? “Eka Kurniawan, The Author’s Korean Bow”, a profile from JPlus, The Jakarta Post supplement. Cantik Itu Luka and Lelaki Harimau are forthcoming in Korean translation.