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Clara Ng: Writing for women and children

  • A. Junaidi

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Thu, August 21 2008 | 10:21 am
Clara Ng: Writing for women and children

PREMIUM Avoiding stereotypes in her literary work, writer Clara Ng portrays women -- the gender of almost all of the main characters in her books -- as a non-single entity. CLARA NG: (JP/A Junaidi) Clara, who has penned eight novels, promotes lesbians, metropolitan career women, victims of domestic violence, animal nursery employees and car workshop owners as the protagonists in her literar...