Main Program | Writing Mental Health



 
24 Oct 2019 14:30 - 15:30
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Taman Baca. Festival Hub, Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)
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Mental health is increasingly part of public debate, but in many cultures and contexts it still carries stigma and shame. No strangers to mental illness, our panelists invite you to share an important conversation about how we live with mental illness as artists, and how we create art about mental health.

Kesehatan mental terus menjadi bagian dalam perdebatan publik, tetapi dalam banyak budaya dan konteks, hal tersebut masih kerap menimbulkan stigma dan rasa malu. Tidak asing dengan penyakit mental, panelis kami mengajak Anda untuk berbagi perbincangan penting mengenai bagaimana kita hidup dengan penyakit mental sebagai seniman, dan bagaimana kita menciptakan seni mengenai kesehatan mental.

Featuring

Rudi Waisnawa

Rudi Waisnawa is a professional photographer who documents the conditions of people with severe mental illness in Bali. Since 2014, along with the Suryani Institute for Mental Health, he has …


Valiant Budi

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 over the past five years have been influenced by his …


Kate Richards

Kate Richards is a writer of fiction, narrative non-fiction, and poetry. She has a medical degree with honours and works part-time in medical research and education in Melbourne, Australia. Kate is the author …


Lindsay Wong

Lindsay Wong is the award-winning bestselling author of The Woo-Woo: How I Survived Ice Hockey, Drug-Raids, Demons, And My Crazy Chinese Family. It won the Hubert-Evans Non–fiction Prize in 2019, was …


Luke Williams

Luke Williams flew to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia coming down off crystal meth without plans or much cash. What followed was a three-year adventure in opium, Buddhism, sex work, Bali, India, …



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