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John McGlynn: Taking literature far and beyond

  • Stevie Emilia, The Jakarta Post, Jakarta

| Tue, April 22 2008 | 01:08 am
John McGlynn: Taking literature far and beyond

PREMIUM JOHN MCGLYNN Traffic jams and unpredictable weather may be the two things American translator and editor John McGlynn hates most about Jakarta, but these have not stopped him from making the city his home for the last 32 years. McGlynn's passion for Indonesian culture and literature runs deep in his veins, too thick for him to be able to leave, even after briefly "trying". ...