Santa Rosa

Book / Poetry Collection


Saint Rosa
by Dorothea Rosa Herliany
Translated by Harry Aveling

Format: Paperback, English
125 page(s)
ISBN/ISBN13: /979775001X
Published Feb 10, 2005 by Indonesiatera

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Just like Kill the Radio, Santa Rosa is also bilingual, in Indonesian and English. In the 26 Indonesian and English poems, Rosa as a poet created distance by raising the character of Santa Rosa. There are two Rosa in this book, the poet and the saint. Santa is a women saint in the Catholic tradition.