Ayu Utami, Nirwan Dewanto win Khatulistiwa literary prize
Ary Hermawan and Matheos Messakh
The Jakarta Post
PREMIUM Author Ayu Utami was announced the winner of the Khatulistiwa Literary Award 2008 late Thursday for her novel Bilangan Fu (Fu Number), a criticism of modernism, militarism and monotheism. Ayu, who has slammed the award as a "literary competition without literary criticism", was represented at the event at Plaza Senayan, Central Jakarta, by her publisher, Kepustakaan Populer Gramedia. "I am h...