Saman by Ayu Utami

All Things Books / Review

About Saman: A Novel,
Written by Ann Morgan, and was originally published in Personal Blog,
Jun 28, 2021

In the ten years since I set out to read the world, I have interacted with thousands of book lovers, writers, academics and curious readers around the globe. Many of the most illuminating of these discussions have been with translators – people who, by virtue of having expertise in two or more languages and extensive experience working on texts, are able to shed light on how books travel and what comes into English, and often draw my attention to gems that would otherwise pass me by.

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