What Happens When you Really Listen: On Translating the Old Javanese Ramayana; Ramayana Kakawin, Sargah 26, Translation and Essay
Becker, A. L.; Ricci, Ronit
A translation of the final canto (sargah) of the Old Javanese Ramayana, composed circa the ninth century AD and based in part on a Sanskrit telling, which was creatively adapted on Java. The translation is accompanied by an essay which explores several of the canto’s themes as well as the experience of translating a story from so distant a time and place.
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Cornell University Southeast Asia Program