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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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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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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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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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WE’RE HIRING! SEEKING MARKETING COMMUNICATION MANAGER AND PARTNERSHIP MANAGER

Does working in Ubud, helping to produce major international events, and meeting some of the world’s leading authors, artists and chefs sound like the ideal job to you? We are …

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Seleksi Penulis Emerging Indonesia Ubud Writers & ReadersFestival 2022 Telah Dibuka!

Pada hari ini, Kamis (1/02/2022), Yayasan Mudra Swari Saraswati, lembaga nirlaba yang menaungi Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF), dengan bangga kembali membuka Seleksi Penulis Emerging Indonesia untuk UWRF 2022. …

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Ubud Writers & Readers Festival returns for the 18th year with the theme ‘Mulat Sarira: Self-Reflection’

The long-awaited Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF) returns for its 18th year, from 8–17 October 2021. The Festival moves forward with the theme, Mulat Sarira, interpreted in English as …

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WE’RE HIRING! Seeking a Program Manager

Want to join Indonesia’s leading art foundation, the team behind the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival, Southeast Asia’s leading literature and art Festival? We are currently recruiting for a Program …

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