Aksan Taqwin Embe


Country: Indonesia

Aksan Taqwin Embe is a short story writer who lives and teaches Bahasa Indonesia at Pondok Pesantren Daar el-Qolam, an Islamic boarding school in Tangerang, West Java. Aksan is also a member of Kubah Budaya Banten, a class for students interested in writing fiction and science. His short story collection, Gadis Pingitan, was published in 2014.

Supported by Wayan Juniarta, through the Emerging Writers Patron Program. 

Aksan Taqwin Embe adalah seorang Cerpenis yang tinggal serta mengabdikan diri di Pondok Pesantren Daar eL-Qolam, Tangerang sebagai Guru Bahasa Indonesia. Aksan yang tergabung dalam Kubah Budaya Banten ini juga aktif membimbing muridnya dalam penulisan fiksi dan karya tulis ilmiah. Buku kumpulan cerpen Aksan yang berjudul Gadis Pingitan diterbitkan di tahun 2014.

Didukung oleh Wayan Juniarti, melalui Emerging Writers Patron Program.

Appearing in

Book Launch: UWRF17 Bilingual Anthology Launch

Each year the UWRF puts a call out to emerging writers across the archipelago: send us your stories. From hundreds of submissions, the most remarkable new Indonesian voices are published …


Main Program: The Next Chapter of Indonesian Literature

This year 711 aspiring authors from across the archipelago submitted 913 works to our flagship Emerging Writers Program. 15 were selected. Meet three of them to hear why they’ve chosen …