Nukila Amal

Indonesia

Nukila Amal is a writer of novels, essays, and poetry. She is also a translator, mostly of poems. She has received several literary awards, including Badan Bahasa Literary Prize (2010), Best Literary Work from Tempo Magazine (2008) for her short story collection, Laluba. Her other short story, Smokol, received Best Short Story from Kompas newspaper in 2008. Her first novel, Cala Ibi, has been translated into Dutch, Italian, and English.