Ben Okri and the Real Poet

Written by Nurel Javissyarqi
Translated by Agus B. Harianto

“Poet contrasted with the world, because he could not accept anything appeared as it is” (Ben Okri).

The poet comes from craze anxiety over the burden of his environment; sphere where he found great problems, in front of him statement of life is incompetent, colors are chaos. However, when he is seeing the blue sky, his breathing space is found in relief, the clouds is flying as such a form of social movements, stacks of civilization. And, when the wind is coming, he found the past ages giving news, and then decreased again to get a little tame chaos.

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The Echoes of Nurel’s Words amid the Strains of Era

By KRT. Suryanto Sastroatmodjo
Translated by Agus B. Harianto

“Love really determines the continuing process of the cause or the process of the subject’s life. Because when in point of coordinates, we clearly find ourselves real character or with equal points, self-introspection could feel the vibration of seriousness from the great causes of the Divine Light: are we shaking or getting absorbed by the coolness of the Light. Before we get to a final named result (die, weights of reward)“ quoted from the book “Kajian Budaya Semi (Semi Cultural Studies)” (the first book of Trilogi Kesadaran (Trilogy of Consciousness)”), at the part of the study of cause of the subject, Nurel Javissyarqi. There, a young writer is a diamond of thought and pearl-initiator of the justice of spirit from Lamongan, to talk about meaning of the life.

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