Putu Wijaya: Climbing the mountain of creativity


Jakarta, posted: Thu, January 17 2008 | 02:24 pm

At 62, Putu Wijaya, who was born on April 11, 1944, in Tabanan Bali, has produced 40 novels, 40 scripts, and over 1,000 short stories, essays and a wide variety of critical pieces on the arts, culture and social issues.

A number of these writings have been translated into Thai, Arabic, Russian, Dutch, German, French and English. He has also written screenplays and was awarded three C...