Leila S. Chudori

Leila S. Chudori (Jakarta, 1962) is Indonesia’s most prominent and outspoken female author and journalist. She works at TEMPO News Magazine of Indonesia since 1989. She also is considered one of Indonesia’s boldest story-tellers and is a well-known figure on the Indonesian literary scene. She is the author of several anthologies of short stories, a novel, TV and many film scripts. Leila lives in Jakarta with her daughter.