Author Profile :
Magdalene is an online publication that offers fresh perspectives beyond the typical gender and cultural confines. They channel the voices of feminists, pluralists and progressives, or just those who are not afraid to be different, regardless of their genders, colors, or sexual preferences. They aim to engage, not alienate. Magdalene is based in Jakarta, Indonesia.
The Jakarta-born, Oakland-based author shares his activist children's book with an Indonesian audience.
'While women friends in the cities seem to enjoy having access to higher education and their financial independence, women in my village and other rural areas are still miles behind.'