Nuril Basri


Country: Indonesia

Nuril Basri’s writing spans bildungsroman, drama, adventure, and comedy. Some of his works have been translated into English and Malaysian. His works include Halo, Aku Dalam Novel (2009), My Favorite Goodbye (2015), Enak (2016), Sunyi (2017), and Not a Virgin (2017). Nuril was awarded a grant by the National Book Committee of Indonesia to complete a residency in the UK in 2017.

Tulisan Nuril Basri meliputi roman, drama, petualangan, dan komedi. Beberapa karyanya telah diterjemahkan ke dalam bahasa Inggris dan Malaysia. Karya-karyanya berjudul Halo, Aku Dalam Novel (2009), My Favorite Goodbye (2015), Enak (2016), Sunyi (2017), dan Not a Virgin (2017). Nuril dianugerahi beasiswa oleh Komite Buku Nasional Indonesia untuk menyelesaikan residensi di Inggris pada tahun 2017.

Appearing in

Main Program: Off Limits

Many topics are still taboo in Indonesia, and the consequences of tackling them are very real. Meet some of the country’s most courageous young writers as they narrate the prejudices …


Fringe Event: Courageous Confessions

We are often amazed by books and articles bravely challenging violent tyrants, discriminatory social norms, and oppressive dogma. Yet we rarely have a sense of the difficulties authors face when …