From Batavia to Jakarta in Poetry

From Batavia to Jakarta in Poetry

by Michael Groß (Author), Zeffry J. Alkatiri (Author), Deborah Cole (Author)

German Title: Von Batavia bis Jakarta in Gedichten

Indonesian Title: Dari Batavia ke Jakarta dalam Sajak dan puisi lainnya

Zeffry Alkatiri’s poetry collection is a romp through history in verse. These poems are flashes of past events that are unrolled to form a historical mosaic of Indonesia’s capital city. Starting with the Dutch turning Jakatra into Batavia, the poems paint a unique picture of the development Jakarta has undergone to date.

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Publication Date
January 05, 2015
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