In Indonesia, the legacy of Raden Ajeng Kartini (1879-1904) is celebrated on Kartini Day, every year on April 21. Around the world, Kartini is recognized as a major figure in the history of the advancement of women: a tireless and effective advocate of women's education and emancipation. Yet, this book is the first complete and unexpurgated collection of Kartini's published articles, memoranda, and correspondence ever published in any language. Kartini: The Complete Writings, 1898-1904 has been compiled from Dutch, English, and Indonesian sources and is extensively annotated by one of the world's leading Kartini authorities. The product of several decades of study, this book will be the essential resource for scholars and students of Raden Ajeng Kartini and her place in Indonesian history, as well as around the world, for many years to come.