Satellite Program: Yogyakarta // Narrating History with Simon Winchester

02 Nov 2017 13:00 - 15:00
/ Free, with registration
Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta. Jl.Colombo no.1, Caturtunggal (Google Maps)

After decades of writing about extraordinary events, Simon Winchester is renowned for his witty and informative books covering a diverse array of subjects. One of the world’s master storytellers, Simon narrates both historical and contemporary events in exceptional detail, always with his trademark engaging and entertaining style. Join him for a lively discussion about bringing history to life.

Supported by Embassy of the United States. 

Setelah puluhan tahun menulis tentang kejadian luar biasa, Simon Winchester terkenal dengan buku-buku cerdas dan informatifnya yang mencakup beragam bidang. Salah satu pendongeng master dunia, Simon menceritakan peristiwa historis dan kontemporer dengan detail yang luar biasa, selalu dengan gaya menarik dan menghibur khasnya. Bergabunglah dengan Simon untuk diskusi yang menarik tentang membawa sejarah menuju kehidupan.

Didukung oleh Embassy of the United States. 



Simon Winchester

Simon Winchester is the New York Times bestselling author of Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded and The Professor and the Madman. His recent titles include Pacific and The Men …

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