Royyan Julian studied literature at Universitas Negeri Malang and Universitas Gadjah Mada. His books are: Sepotong Rindu dari Langit Pleiades (2011), which won the short story award LeutikaPrio, Tandak (2015), which won the Sayembara Sastra Dewan Kesenian Jawa TImur award, and Metafora Ricoeurian dalam Sastra (2016).
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