Bayu Pratama


Country: Indonesia

Bayu Pratama’s poetry has received numerous awards at local competitions in West Nusa Tenggara. In 2016 he was part of an artist residency program at Bumi Pemuda Rahayu, Yogyakarta. Bayu writes short stories and is an active member of Komunitas Akarpohon, a space to explore questions, ideas, thoughts, discourses and other activities relating to art and culture.

Supported by Charmaine Power, as part of the Emerging Writers Patron Program.

Karya puisi Bayu Pratama telah meraih banyak penghargaan di kompetisi local di Nusa Tenggara Barat. Di tahun 2016, ia pernah menjadi bagian dari seorang seniman program residensi Komunitas Akarpohon, sebuah tempat untuk menjelajah pertanyaan, ide, pikiran, wacana dan kegiatan lainnya yang berkaitan dengan seni dan budaya.

Didukung oleh Charmaine Power, sebagai bagian dari 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: Eastern Winds of Change

Once on the outskirts of the Indonesian literary landscape, the eastern part of the archipelago now boasts some of the country’s most promising and exciting young writers. Listen to these …