Eka Kurniawan, Indonesian author, visited Paris early October 2017. His two novels are now translated and published in France: Les Belles de Halimunda (from 'Cantik itu Luka') dan L'homme Tigre ('Lelaki Harimau'). In the book-launch at the Embassy, Eka shared his experience as writer in Indonesia, his ambitions to tell the story in detail.
French editor, Sabine Wespieser, and the translator, Etienne Naveau, also attended the launch. Eka's other books are currently in translation process and will also be published in France.