Harry Aveling (1942) is an adjunct professor at the Center for Southeast Asian Studies at Ohio University as well as at the School of Social Sciences at La Trobe University, in Australia, from where he retired. After a career studying Malay and Indonesian literature and translation theory he has turned to Francophone Vietnamese literature, translating the tales of Phạm Duy Khiêm from French into English.
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Translations by Harry Aveling
- Secrets Need Words: Indonesian Poetry 1966-1998 (Ohio University Press, 2001)
- Legends from Serene Lands: Classical Vietnamese Stories by Phạm Duy Khiêm, translated from the French (Prestige, New Delhi, nd, ca 2009)