Sapardi Djoko Damono Death – Dead: Sapardi Djoko Damono Obituary

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Indonesia Poet, Sapardi Djoko Damono has passed away. He died on July 19, 2020.

He was known for lyrical poems. He was widely known as the pioneer of lyrical poetry in Indonesia.

Sapardi also translated many literary works from other countries into Indonesian.

These include the literary works of T.S. Eliot, Khalil Gibran and Jalaludin Rumi; his translation of Ernest Hemingway’s The Old Man and the Sea.

Damono died in South Tangerang, Banten on July 19, 2020 from multiple organ failure, aged 80.

Deeply saddened with the passing of one of the greatest authors and poets, Sapardi Djoko Damono.

His writing had helped me understand love in its purest form and how we should love today, not delaying any, because life is too short, time is finite.

Al fatihah.

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