Maggie Tiojakin is an Indonesian writer, journalist and translator. She is the author of two short-story collections, Ching-Ching’s Ballads, which was shortlisted for the Khatulistiwa Literary Award in 2010, and As Long As We Are Lost in Space (2013). Her debut novel, Winter Dreams (2011), was praised for its originality in addressing issues of alienation among young immigrants. She also runs a blog, Fiksi Lotus, which publishes classic short stories from around the world, translated into Bahasa Indonesia. She has written for The Boston Globe, The Jakarta Post, The Asian News Network, Every Day Fiction, and Writers’ Journal. Her second novel, Grace, will be published in 2016.
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In 2016 the WrICE China collaborative residency took place in Yangshuo, China, with corresponding public events, including a panel discussion, readings and workshops at Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou. The collaborative residency brought together the following writers and fellows from...