Main Program: Short and Sweet



 
29 Oct 2017 09:00 - 10:00
/ 4-Day or 1-Day Main Program Pass
Taman Baca. Festival Hub, Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)
4 DAY PASS 1 DAY PASS

Short stories and flash fiction offer satisfying storytelling in petite packages. Are these the perfect formats for attention spans attenuated by modern life? Do different cultures have their own short story traditions? Writers from Austria, Brazil, Indonesia and Tibet share the practice and pleasures of the short form.

Cerita pendek dan fiksi mencolok menawarkan cerita yang memuaskan dalam paket mungil. Apakah ini susunan sempurna untuk perhatian yang dilemahkan oleh kehidupan modern? Apakah budaya yang berbeda memiliki tradisi cerita pendek mereka sendiri? Penulis dari Austria, Brasil, Indonesia, dan Tibet berbagi latihan dan kesenangan dalam bentuk karya pendek.

Featuring

Veronica Stigger

Veronica Stigger is a writer, journalist and art critic. The author of ten books, she has won several prizes including the Premio São Paulo and the Prêmio Açorianos. She was …


Putu Oka Sukanta

Acclaimed writer and activist Putu Oka Sukanta was incarcerated without trial for ten years during the New Order regime. For his contributions to human rights education in Indonesia through fiction …


Tenzin Dickie

Tenzin Dickie is a writer and literary translator. She is editor of Old Demons, New Deities: Twenty One Short Stories from Tibet, the first English language anthology of Tibetan fiction …


Jhoanna Lynn B. Cruz

Jhoanna Lynn B. Cruz wrote the Philippines’ first sole-author collection of lesbian-themed stories, Women Loving, available as the ebook Women on Fire. Her latest work has been included in Griffith …



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