Austronesian Undressed

I’m very excited that this volume is finally published. It has taken 11 years from the original concept to publication with much hard work from the editors Antoinette Schapper and David Gil, and the late Scott Paauw. It features my chapter on Minangkabu, based on the research I did for my Masters thesis. Hopefully coming …

2018 AALITRA Translation Prize

I am very excited to officially announce that I have been awarded the Highly Commended Prize in the Prose category of this year’s AALITRA Translation Awards for my translation of Sapardi Djoko Damono’s short story “Surat” (“The Letter”) from his short story collection Pengarang Telah Mati. Many thanks to the judges for their kind words, …

Universal App Program

I recently completed a job for Translators Without Borders on behalf of the Red Cross as part of the Universal App Program. This mobile app is being developed to assist in disaster preparedness and also delivers life saving information via text messages and push notifications during natural disasters. If you haven’t heard about Translators Without …