Book Launch: Buddha is a Punk Skater

28 Oct 2018 14:00 - 15:30
/ Free
DUMBO. Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)

In a teaching career spanning decades, Wayne Furlong might just have seen it all. Buddha is a Punk Skater captures the life lessons learned along the way, in a look at the funny side of people and the serious issue of education. Amusing, absorbing, and philosophical – a bit like teaching, really.

Dalam karir mengajarnya selama beberapa dekade, Wayne Furlong barangkali telah melihat semuanya. Buddha is a Punk Skater menangkap pelajaran-pelajaran hidup sepanjang jalan, dalam melihat sisi humor orang-orang dan masalah pendidikan yang serius. Jenaka, mendalam, dan filosofis – sedikit seperti sebuah pelajaran, sungguh.


Wayne Furlong

Wayne Furlong taught for 40 years, raised a family and now lives in Ubud where he works on various writing projects for love. These include GoVeg Asia magazine and the …

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