Tiffany Tsao

Tiffany Tsao

is a writer and literary critic.


About Tiffany Tsao

Tiffany Tsao is a writer and literary critic. She is the Indonesia editor-at-large for Asymptote and a research affiliate at the University of Sydney Indonesian Studies Department. Her first novel, The Oddfits (AmazonCrossing), is forthcoming in February 2016. She holds a PhD in English from UC-Berkeley.


Articles about Tiffany Tsao

Articles by Tiffany Tsao

Beauty is a Wound by Eka Kurniawan cover

In Suspicion of Beauty: On Eka Kurniawan

The English translations of Eka Kurniawan’s novels have been hailed for their beauty and situated within a global frame of reference – but when they were first published, critics were fascinated by Eka’s deviance and his willingness to flout contemporary Indonesian literary norms.

The weight of Manhattan 1991