Ziggy Zezsyazeoviennazabrizkie

Ziggy Zezsyazeoviennazabrizkie is an Indonesian fiction writer who won the Jakarta Arts Council Novel Writing Competition for Di Tanah Lada (In Pepper Land, 2015), which was later longlisted for Khatulistiwa Literary Award. She won the same competition in 2016 with Semua Ikan di Langit (All the Fish in the Sky, 2017), for which she was also awarded the Badan Bahasa Literary Award by Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture. Ziggy mainly writes about children and social criticism, both in forms of literary and popular fiction. Her Young Adult novel Jakarta Sebelum Pagi (Jakarta Dawning, 2016), was the Editor’s Choice Award in Rolling Stone Indonesia.

Anthologies featuring Ziggy Zezsyazeoviennazabrizkie

The Book of Jakarta

Traversing the different neighbourhoods and districts, the ten stories gathered here attempt to capture the essence of contemporary Jakarta and its writing.