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Lily Yulianti Farid

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Lily Yulianti Farid

Lily Yulianti Farid, journalist and writer, was born in 1971 and raised in Makassar (South Sulawesi). She wrote her first published work, a novella, when she was still in high school. As a journalist she has worked for Kompas daily newspaper (1996-2000), Radio Australia, Melbourne (2001-4), Radio Japan, and NHK World in Tokyo (2004-8). Her short fiction has appeared in several anthologies. She published her short-story collection Makkunrai in early 2008 and followed with another, Maiasaura, in midyear.

Articles by Lily Yulianti Farid

The Kitchen
By Lily Yulianti Farid
Ruth loved flour. Mother loved the kitchen. And I loved Ruth and Mother. I grew up at the large kitchen table, watching Ruth sift flour and mix various kinds of dough. I learned to walk while holding…
Translated from Indonesian by John H. McGlynn