Book Launch: The Birdwoman’s Palate

Start: 14 Apr 2018 | 18:00 - 18:45
Category: / Venue: Joglo. Festival Hub @Taman Kuliner (Google Maps)
Cost: Free

Join bilingual Indonesian novelist, poet, journalist and food critic Laksmi Pamuntjak for the launch of her second novel, The Birdwoman’s Palate. Aruna is a single, free-spirited, 30-something epidemiologist who thinks 24/7 about food. From Madura to Medan, Palembang to Singkawang, Aruna and her three friends discover there’s so much more to food, politics and friendship than meets the eye.

Supported by Gramedia Pustaka Utama.


Laksmi Pamuntjak – Indonesian Novelist, Poet, and Food Critic

Laksmi Pamuntjak is a bilingual Indonesian novelist, poet, journalist, and food critic. Winner of Germany’s LiBeraturpreis 2016 for her first novel Amba/The Question of Red, she is also the author …