Special Event | Power, Politics, and Poetry Under the Stars

26 Oct 2019 19:00 - 23:00
International IDR400,000 | Indonesian IDR200,000
Blanco Museum. Jl. Raya Penestanan Ubud (Google Maps)

UWRF returns to the magical gardens of Blanco Museum for a one-off evening of performance poetry and immersive music. This is a rare opportunity to see world-renowned spoken word artists share the stage with one of Indonesia’s most progressive musicians, Nova Ruth, as she performs her new interactive storytelling production, Napak Tilas.

Featuring

Rizal & the Rasendriya

Roaring, honest and endearing, Rizal Abdulhadi is a uniquely talented multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, instrument builder, music producer and social activist from West Java, Indonesia. He dedicates his music and career to …


Nova Ruth

It’s not easy to label Nova Ruth. She’s half of the dynamic multimedia duo Nova & Filastine, a solo artist with the new album Napak Tilas, and Founder of the …


Lemn Sissay

Lemn Sissay is a BAFTA-nominated award-winning writer, international poet, performer, playwright, artist and broadcaster. He is a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire for services to …


Jorge Franco

Jorge Franco was born in Colombia. Rosario Tijeras, published in 1999, marked the breakthrough of one of the most promising writers of new Latin American narrative. In 2014 he won …


Akala

Akala is a BAFTA and MOBO award-winning hip-hop artist, writer and social entrepreneur, as well as Co-founder of The Hip-Hop Shakespeare Company. He has led innovative projects in the arts, …


Theoresia Rumthe

Theoresia Rumthe published the poetry collection Rona Kata with friends in Bandung in 2010. She co-authored the poetry collection Tempat Paling Liar di Muka Bumi with Weslly Johannes in 2016, …


Melanie Mununggurr-Williams

Melanie Mununggurr-Williams is the 2018 Australian Poetry Slam Champion. Melanie is a Djapu writer from Yirrkala, Arnhem Land, Australia. She is one of about 4,600 speakers of Yolnu-Matha. Her first poetry book is being published …


Raymond Antrobus

British-Jamaican poet Raymond Antrobus is the author of To Sweeten Bitter and The Perseverance, which was The Sunday Times and The Guardian Poetry Book of the Year in 2018. He has won fellowships from Cave Canem, Complete Works 3, and Jerwood Compton …


Eunice Andrada

Eunice Andrada is a Filipina poet based between Parañaque, the Philippines and Sydney, Australia. Flood Damages (Giramondo Books, 2018) is her first collection of poetry. Her work has won the …



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