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Anniversary Festival Edition to run 18 – 22 October 2023

Following a hugely successful 2022 Festival Edition, the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF), is celebrating its 20th Anniversary Edition between the 18th – 22nd October 2023. It’ll be returning …

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Ubud Writers And Readers Festival Appoints Inaugural Head Of Programming

Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF) is delighted to announce Gene Smith has been appointed the organisation’s inaugural Head of Programming. Working alongside the festival’s Founder and Director Janet DeNeefe, …

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Jakarta is ready to be the host of the 33rd International Publishers Congress

Home to more than ten million inhabitants, with many coming from other cities, provinces, and countries, Jakarta has become the nation’s melting pot, the center for literacy, culture, and the …

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UWRF22 gets underway to show its diverse and intercultural side

Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF) will make its 19th return this Thursday, 27 October for a four-day long weekend. UWRF unites the best of local and international literary talent …

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Janet DeNeefe Picks of the Festival

Janet DeNeefe, Festival Founder & Director of UWRF, shares which Festival events she’s most excited about. With in-deep discussions posing big questions and debates, take your pick, or choose all …

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A slice of UWRF pops up in Perth

Between 21 – 23 October, we are joining forces again with Writing WA to present a three-day celebration transporting the magic of Ubud to Perth. Learn more about the in-person …

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Press Release: The #UWRF22 Main Program is now LIVE!

Southeast Asia’s leading Festival of words and ideas announces its main program for 2022 – inviting audiences to discover unique voices and exceptional literature from corners both known and unknown, …

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Media Accreditation Call is Now Open

For four days in October, more than 180 writers and thinkers will come together in Ubud to  consider the power of stories and the written word in shaping who we …

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FIRST HIGHLIGHT SPEAKER RELEASE

The Ubud Writers and Readers Festival is proud to announce the first round of highlight speakers joining us this year from 27 – 30th October, 2022. After two years of …

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PENGUMUMAN SELEKSI PENULIS EMERGING UWRF 2022

Seleksi penulis emerging Ubud Writers and Readers Festival tahun 2022 telah tiba pada akhirnya. Seleksi penulis emerging Ubud Writers and Readers Festival tahun 2022 telah tiba pada akhirnya. Para Kurator yang juga pengarang ternama Indonesia, yakni Ahmad Fuadi, Ramayda Akmal, serta Made Adnyana Ole, menetapkan sepuluh penulis hasil seleksi yang menunjukkan kekhasan penciptaannya masing-masing.

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