A History-to-Come of Helmbrellas: Their Features and Fates

Works in Translation


Norman Erikson Pasaribu, translated by Tiffany Tsao
Published as a part of Transpacific Literary Project: Fluid, Dec 13, 2017

First published in Sergius Mencari Bacchus


This wildly inventive Indonesian science-fiction story-poem leads us into a chaotic future characterized by constant rain, and the technological lengths people will go to just stay dry. Human ingenuity is endlessly fluid — and so we continue to shift and change, along with our circumstances.

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