Skip to main content
Outdated Browser

For the best experience using our website, we recommend upgrading your browser to a newer version or switching to a supported browser.

More Information

Contributor

Pamela Allen

Contributor

Pamela Allen

Pamela Allen teaches Indonesian language and literature at the University of Tasmania. She has translated and published a wide range of literary genres from Indonesian to English, including short stories, novels, and poetry. She is the English translator of Ayu Utami’s award-winning novel Saman and is currently translating Cerita Cinta Enrico (Enrico’s Love Story), another novel by the same author. She frequently interprets and translates for the Ubud Writers and Readers Festival in Bali and has for many years served as a translator and editor for the Lontar Foundation.

Articles by Pamela Allen

From the Translator: On Clara Ng’s “The Moon and the Magician in the Red Jacket”
By Pamela Allen
In Clara Ng’s story “The Moon and the Magician in the Red Jacket,” the main character Husin is a rather hapless fellow, but it was important for me that he retain his dignity in translation,…
The Moon and the Magician in the Red Jacket
By Clara Ng
How could anyone survive on a primary teacher’s pension?
Translated from Indonesian by Pamela Allen
[class^="wpforms-"]
[class^="wpforms-"]