Main Program: My Island (Second) Home



 
29 Oct 2017 14:30 - 15:30
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Indus. Festival Hub, Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)
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For many in the audience it’s a pleasurable daydream: building a life on one of Indonesia’s islands. Our panelists’ origins are diverse but all have found an island home here. They come together to reflect on the trials and tribulations of making one’s way in a new culture, the changes they’ve observed, and the ongoing influence of Indonesia on their lives.

Bagi banyak penonton, ini adalah angan-angan yang menyenangkan: membangun kehidupan di salah satu pulau di Indonesia. Asal-usul panel kami beragam tapi semua telah menemukan sebuah pulau di sini. Mereka berkumpul untuk merenungkan cobaan dan kesengsaraan membuat jalan seseorang dalam budaya baru, perubahan yang telah mereka amati, dan pengaruh Indonesia yang terus berlanjut dalam kehidupan mereka

Featuring

Tsuyoshi Maeyama

Tsuyoshi Maeyama is a writer and translator. He translated the work of Ann Dunham Soetoro, mother of former US president Barack Obama. Her original title was Surviving Against the Odds: …


Jan Mantjika

Jan Mantjika was working for a newspaper when she married a Balinese student studying in her hometown. In 1964 they moved to Bali with their first child. After surviving the …


Susan Tereba

Artist, jewelry designer and writer Susan Tereba has lived in Bali for 27 years. With 14 years’ experience as the primary caregiver for her husband who had Alzheimer’s, she now …


Jamie James

American novelist and critic Jamie James has been based in Indonesia since 1999. He is the author of seven books, including the novel Andrew & Joey, Rimbaud in Java, and …



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