Special Event | Stories by the Sea

27 Oct 2019 19:00 - 21:00
IDR 500,000
Tandjung Sari. Jl. Danau Tamblingan No.41, Sanur (Google Maps)

Ubud Writers & Readers Festival’s Stories by the Sea returns to the iconic Tandjung Sari Hotel for one night only. Join renowned storyteller Idanna Pucci and bestselling author and New Yorker staff writer Susan Orlean for conversation ranging across books, writing, and the passions that unite writers and readers.

Includes welcome drink, dinner and dessert.


Ariel Leve

Ariel Leve is an author, journalist and columnist. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Vanity Fair and many other publications. She wrote the …

Idanna Pucci

Florentine by birth and Balinese by adoption, Idanna Pucci wrote The Epic of Life and Brazza in Congo: A Life and Legacy, which inspired her documentary, Black Africa White Marble. …

Susan Orlean

Susan Orlean is the author of eight books, including international bestseller The Library Book, and The Orchid Thief, which was made into the Academy Award-winning film Adaptation. She has been …

More like this

Main Program | Tasting Memories

“Food is the best way to explore a culture,” says our Founder and Director Janet DeNeefe. For these foodie scribes, writing about it is also the best way to explore …

Main Program | Imagining the Past

Weaving fiction with historical threads is no easy feat. It demands a constant juggling act between the factual and the imaginary, reality and memory. Our panel explores the challenges and …

Film Screening | All is Forgiven, Because We Have Been Happy (2017)

Directed by Katia Engel and Paul Agusta, this documentary explores the life of poet, cultural activist, and playwright Leon Agusta, who was born in Sigiran, Lake Maninjau, West Sumatra in …