Category: Highlight


First round of UWRF16 authors, artists and advocates announced today

After making international headlines last year, the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF) has today announced a ‘sneak peek’ of the authors, artists and advocates who will be leading this …

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Yayasan Mudra Swari Saraswati: Menyembuhkan Luka Bangsa Melalui Seni dan Sastra

Ubud Writers & Readers Festival, Ubud Food Festival, dan Bali Emerging Writers Festival adalah tiga festival favorit di Pulau Bali. Festival-festival berkelas dunia ini selalu berhasil mendatangkan ribuan pengunjung setiap …

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Kisah di balik desain poster UWRF 2016

Hari ini dengan bangga UWRF meluncurkan poster UWRF 2016 karya Evi O, seorang seniman, desainer, dan Art Director asal Indonesia yang telah memenangkan penghargaan, Evi O. kini tinggal di Sydney, …

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The story of a design: UWRF 2016 poster reveal

Today we’re excited to reveal our 2016 poster, designed by Evi O., an award-winning Indonesian artist, book designer and art director, based in Sydney, Australia.   Evi has worked in …

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Yayasan Mudra Swari Saraswari: Through Darkness to Light

In 2002, Bali was rocked by a series of deadly terrorist attacks that left the tourism industry shaken and community morale at an all time low. As the island – and the …

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Winners announced: emerging Indonesian writers to showcase their talent at this year’s UWRF

Each year, the Yayasan Mudra Swari Saraswati puts a call out to emerging writers from across Indonesia: send us your stories and you could find yourself joining some of the …

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Join the UWRF team and lend your skills to a world-renowned literary event

Does the idea of working in Ubud, helping to produce internationally-renowned events, and meeting some of the world’s leading authors, artists, chefs and performers sound like the ideal job description? …

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Take part in our Writers Prize in partnership with AAWP!

If you are an emerging writer based in Australasia, take note! In partnership with the Australasian Association of Writing Programs (AAWP) we are offering a once-in-a-lifetime Prize. Take advantage of …

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Relive the magic, tune into our 2015 Video!

The 12th annual Ubud Writers & Readers Festival, held October 28 – November 1 in Bali’s cultural heartland, further affirmed the Festival as a cornerstone for meaningful discussion and cross-cultural …

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We’re Hiring! Seeking a Senior Marketing & Media Consultant

Want to join the team behind Ubud Writers & Readers Festival, Southeast Asia’s largest and most exciting cultural event? We are currently recruiting for a Senior Marketing & Media Consultant …

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