Main Program: Islands of Inspiration



 
26 Oct 2018 10:15 - 11:30
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Indus. Festival Hub, Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)
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Indonesia comprises more than 17,000 islands and has been attracting artists and writers from abroad for centuries. Hailing from India, the USA and the UK, these writers found infinite inspiration here among the islands. They reveal what drew them here, and the special role that Indonesia plays in their recent works.

Indonesia terdiri lebih dari 17.000 pulau dan telah menarik minat seniman dan penulis dari luar negeri selama berabad-abad. Berasal dari India, Amerika Serikat dan Inggris, para penulis ini menemukan inspirasi tak terbatas di sini, di antara pulau-pulau milik Indonesia. Mereka mengungkapkan hal apa saja yang spesial tentang Indonesia, dan peran negara ini dalam karya terbaru mereka.

Featuring

Carl Hoffman

Carl Hoffman is the author of The Last Wild Men of Borneo, which the Washington Post called “a work of remarkable empathy” and 2016 Pulitzer Prize winner William Finnegan said …


Will Buckingham

Will Buckingham is a philosopher, anthropologist and writer across multiple genres. He is interested in the places where stories intersect and philosophies cross-pollinate, those points of cultural encounter where new …


Avara Yaron

Avara Yaron is an entrepreneur and an artist. A periodic shapeshifter, Avara has earned a film degree, a spiritual counseling license, and has explored life as a painter, filmmaker, jewelry …


Anuradha Roy

Anuradha Roy’s Sleeping on Jupiter won the DSC Prize for Fiction in 2016 and was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize in 2015. Her new novel, All the Lives We …


Annee Lawrence

Annee Lawrence has an interest in exploring cross-cultural connection, and the way identity shape shifts in an unfamiliar place and culture. Her novel, The Colour of Things Unseen, is set …



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