Program Category: Satellite Events


Satellite Program Banjarmasin | New Home, New Hope

Come and meet Jenny Zhang and Cynthia Dewi Oka. Jenny was born in Shanghai. When she was five-years-old, she immigrated to New York City to join her father, and now …

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Satellite Program Jakarta | Book Club with Terence Ward

What would it be like to be born in the USA, but spend your childhood in Saudi Arabia and Iran? Writer, documentarian, and cross-cultural consultant, Terence Ward received the Iranian …

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Satellite Program Banten | A Conversation with Terence Ward

No religion has received as much misunderstanding in recent years as Islam. Meet Terence Ward, a writer and cross-cultural consultant who has advised corporations and governments in clarifying cultural and …

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Satellite Program Berau | Writing About Family and History

Centered on a community of immigrants in 1990s New York City, Chinese-American author Jenny Zhang’s Sour Heart examines the ways that family and history can weigh us down, but also …

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Satellite Program Berau | A Poetic Sanctuary

Come and meet Canadian-Indonesian-American author, poet and activist Cynthia Dewi Oka, as she shares her experience of working with a community of migrant poets in Philadelphia, USA. How did poetry …

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Satellite Program Semarang | Writing Can Change Everything

Can writing change your life? Come and meet this diverse group of writers as they share how reading and writing has shaped their lives. From memoir to fiction, how was …

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Satellite Program Semarang | Writing The Fish Girl

Mirandi Riwoe’s award-winning novella, The Fish Girl, tells the story of an Indonesian girl who moves from a small fishing village to work in the house of a Dutch merchant. …

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Satellite Program Semarang | Writing is Power

Writing about disability and appearance diversity is one of Carly Findlay’s many strengths, and has led this award-winning writer and activist to publish her memoir Say Hello. Come and find …

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Satellite Program Semarang | Writing Workshop with Vabyo

Valiant Budi (also known as Vabyo) is an award-winning author, songwriter, and scriptwriter. In his latest book Tukar Takdir, Vabyo explores the inevitability of fate and unexpected events. His works …

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Satellite Program Semarang | Creating a Literary Event

Having nurtured a network of writers and literary communities across Indonesia, Kadek Purnami has been with UWRF for more than 15 years. Listen in as she takes us behind the …

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Satellite Program Semarang | Menulis, Menulis dan Menulis

Adakah rahasia menulis yang baik? Cari tahu jawabannya bersama penulis dan juga ketua Dewan Kesenian Semarang, Handry TM mengenai seluk-beluk dunia kepenulisan baik di Semarang dan Indonesia. Didukung oleh Pemerintah …

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