Monday, October 24, 2016
MY POEMS TRANSLATED INTO JAPANESE
PRESENTED TO MR TOYOTA AND PRESIDENT OF NAGOYA UNIVERSITY.
My work/book Facing Menghadap ke Pelabuhan/Facing The Harbour with Japanese translation has been presented to MR. TOYOTA of THE TOYOTA MOTORS and Prof. Dr. Matsuo Seiichi Prresident of Nagoya University. The books were presented by the translater Puan JAMILA MOHAMED (the beautiful lady in the picture. She had completed the excellent job with another translater, MR. NARITA. I felt so greatful to them. They are great translaters. The event took place in Nagoya, Japan..
POETRY READING IN TOKYO.
IN JULY 2014 I was given the opportunit of reading the poems from this book in Tokyo International Book Fair . Accompanying me was Shiro , reading the Japanese version