Apple and Knife

Apple and Knife Inspired by horror fiction myths and fairy tales Apple and Knife is an unsettling ride that swerves into the supernatural to explore the dangers and power of occupying a female body in today s world

Inspired by horror fiction, myths and fairy tales, Apple and Knife is an unsettling ride that swerves into the supernatural to explore the dangers and power of occupying a female body in today s world These short fictions set in the Indonesian everyday in corporate boardrooms, in shanty towns, on dangdut stages reveal a soupy otherworld stewing just beneath the surface SInspired by horror fiction, myths and fairy tales, Apple and Knife is an unsettling ride that swerves into the supernatural to explore the dangers and power of occupying a female body in today s world These short fictions set in the Indonesian everyday in corporate boardrooms, in shanty towns, on dangdut stages reveal a soupy otherworld stewing just beneath the surface Sometimes wacky and always engrossing, this is subversive feminist horror at its best, where men and women alike are arbiters of fear, and where revenge is sometimes sweetest when delivered from the grave.Mara finds herself brainstorming an ad campaign for Free Maxi Pads, with a little help from the menstruation eating hag of her childhood Jamal falls in love with the rich and powerful Bambang, but it is the era of the smiling general and, if he s not careful, he may find himself recruited to Bambang s brutal cause Solihin would give anything to make dangdut singer Salimah his wife anything at all.In the globally connected and fast developing Indonesia of Apple and Knife, taboos, inversions, sex and death all come together in a heady, intoxicating mix full of pointed critiques and bloody mutilations Women carve a place for themselves in this world, finding ways to subvert norms or enacting brutalities on themselves and each other.

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  1. Intan Paramaditha menulis buku Sihir Perempuan, kumpulan cerita pendek yang masuk lima besar Khatulistiwa Literary Award pada tahun 2005 Kumpulan Budak Setan 2010 , sebuah tribut untuk penulis horor Abdullah Harahap yang ditulis bersama Eka Kurniawan dan Ugoran Prasad naskah drama Goyang Penasaran Intan Paramaditha Naomi Srikandi, ed, KPG 2013 , diadaptasi dari cerpennya dan dipentaskan oleh Teater Garasi di Yogyakarta dan Teater Salihara, Jakarta Ia mendapat penghargaan sebagai cerpenis terbaik Kompas 2013 lewat cerpen Klub Solidaritas Suami Hilang Pada tahun 2017 ia menerbitkan Gentayangan Pilih Sendiri Petualangan Sepatu Merahmu, novel dengan alur beragam yang terpilih sebagai karya sastra bidang prosa terbaik pilihan Tempo 2017.Intan Paramaditha juga seorang akademisi, banyak menulis tentang gender dan seksualitas serta kajian budaya, khususnya film Ia mendapat gelar doktor dalam bidang Kajian Sinema dari New York University setelah sebelumnya mendalami sastra Inggris di Universitas Indonesia dan University of California San Diego Saat ini ia tinggal di Sydney dan mengajar Kajian Media dan Film di Macquarie University.

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