Adriana Nordin Manan

Adriana Nordin Manan

Adriana Nordin Manan is a Malaysian translator working between the English, Malay and Spanish languages. Born, raised and based in Kuala Lumpur, she is fascinated by the expanse of stories as mirrors to society and monuments to the human condition. In 2019, her translation of ‘Pengap’ by Lokman Hakim was shortlisted for The Commonwealth Short Story Prize, a first for Malay language submissions. Adriana is also a writer, playwright and researcher.