The first lineup of authors, artists and activists who will join this year’s five-day program of impassioned conversations, intimate special events, and powerful performances. Read more
Selected from almost 800 submissions, the work of the 2018 UWRF Emerging Writers is a rich insight into Indonesian language, culture, history and mythology, and little-known regions of the archipelago. Read more
Dalam tahap persiapan UWRF, tim Festival selalu dibantu oleh banyak orang yang mendedikasikan waktunya untuk menghantarkan Festival berskala internasional ini di dalam program magang UWRF. Read more

first SPEAKER lineup revealed AND EARLY BIRD TICKETS ON SALE

From Makassar to Nigeria, Jakarta to India, our first speaker lineup is testament to the UWRF’s cultural diversity. Along with our intimate venues in the artistic heart of Bali, with views of Ubud’s iconic rice fields, jungles and valleys, the vast number of nations represented is what makes the UWRF unique.

Our 4-Day Pass gives you access to 72 Main Program sessions – from deeply moving in-conversations with Festival headliners, to impassioned discussions between leading human rights activists – and you can save 20% with our Early Bird tickets, available now until our full lineup release in mid-August.