Tears

Works in Translation


Langit Amaravati, translated by Toni Pollard
Published as a part of Crossing Boundaries: New Voices from Indonesia, Oct 14, 2016

First published in Payudara as Air Mata Air Mata.


Tears by Langit Amaravati is the story of Ijah, a woman living in poverty who must risk death to repair the grave of her daughter at night. That night Ijah really was in the guise of …

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