Great Translations: Paradise of the Blind by Duong Thu Hurong

A North Vietnamese landscape from travelsense.asia

As my One Minute Geographer friends on Medium know, I am a geographer. I enjoy reading modern translations of novels into English because you get a good read and you learn a bit about life in other countries, the people and their culture. Novels that are translated are often award-winners in their home country, such as the Prix Goncourt in France, the Strega Prize in Italy, or the…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Jim Fonseca

Jim Fonseca

494 Followers

Geography professor (retired) writes The One Minute Geographer featuring This Fragile Earth. Top writer in Transportation and, in past months, Travel.