La Runduma

Works in Translation

Wa Ode Wulan Ratna, translated by Pamela Allen
Published as a part of Crossing Boundaries: New Voices from Indonesia, Oct 14, 2016

First published in Cari Aku di Canti as La Runduma.

La Runduma by Wa Ode Wulan Ratna is the story of Johra, a young woman forced to take part in a traditional ritual after a superstition calls her virginity into question. I’m still a virgin. It’s …

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