The Indian Ocean

The Indian Ocean is a series of stories that locates Centre for Stories in our geographic region. Crossing over national boundaries, this is work that seeks to articulate and express what life is like in our shared geography. We look at people on the ground and how they relate to larger structures weaving in stories of daily life with politics, culture and economics. This is our way of bringing into the world a type of identity that is still being made. Our first series was based in Kochi, Southern India, and our second comes from Indonesia.

Islands of Home is the second series in Centre for Stories’ collection, The Indian Ocean. Written by Agustinus Wibowo, they bring to life intimate and telling moments of contemporary Indonesian society in five parts.… View More
Dispatches from Kochi is a series of ten stories from Kochi in Kerala in India, written by Robert Wood. View More
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Lit Live is great short stories, read by great storytellers. Book Online
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Lit Live is great short stories, read by great storytellers. Book Online
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