Abidah El Khalieqy
Abidah El Khalieqy, a resident of Yogyakarta (Central Java), has published short work in numerous regional and national publications. She is the author of five novels, one of which, Perempuan Berkalung Sorban [The Woman with the Headdress], was recently made into a feature film. She has published one collection of short stories and one collection of poetry. Translations of her poems have appeared in ASEANO: An Anthology of Poems from Southeast Asia, Women Songs (Album Cyber Indonesia-Australia), and Rainbow (18 Indonesian Women Poets).