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Harry Aveling

Portrait of translator Harry Aveling

Harry Aveling

Harry Aveling has translated extensively from Indonesian, Malay, and most recently from Vietnamese Francophone, literatures. A wandering scholar, he has taught in Australia (Monash and Murdoch Universities, Perth and Melbourne), Malaysia (University of Science of Malaysia, Penang), Indonesia (University of Indonesia, Jakarta), Vietnam and the United States of America (Ohio University, Athens and the University of Maryland, College Park).

Articles by Harry Aveling

The Biography of a Newborn Baby
By Raudal Tanjung Banua
But what did a baby have to show for its life?
Translated from Indonesian by Harry Aveling