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KEMBALI 2020: A Rebuild Bali Festival set to reflower Indonesia’s creative industry and communities

The Paradise Island, Bali, is now facing one of its biggest challenges as the COVID-19 global pandemic crippling its thriving tourism and creative industries. To inspire, excite, reconnect, and revitalize …

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Yayasan Patron Program: Your Contribution Matters

The year 2020 has truly been one of the wildest roller coaster rides. Even though the global pandemic has forced us to postpone both Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF) …

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We’re hiring! Seeking a full-time Partnership Coordinator

PARTNERSHIP COORDINATOR Yayasan Mudra Swari Saraswati, a not-for-profit organization that produces the major annual international events Ubud Writers & Readers Festival and Ubud Food Festival, is looking for a dynamic …

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Ubud Writers & Readers Festival 2019 highlights the importance of literature in encouraging understanding and creating social change

UWRF has successfully delivered its 16th year, with inspiring stories, bold ideas and brave voices at the forefront of its 170+ events held across Ubud and Bali from 23–27 October. …

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Ubud Writers & Readers Festival welcomes 180 speakers from 30 countries for its 16th year, and announces new Translation Prize

One of the world’s leading literary and arts events, Ubud Writers & Readers Festival today welcomes 180 authors, artists and activists from 30 countries for its 16th year. Under the …

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AAWP X UWRF Emerging Writers’ Prize Winner Announced

The AAWP/UWRF Prize is a publication pathway for emerging writers. The prize is open to fiction or poetry. Ubud Writers & Readers Festival is delighted to partner with the Australasian Association of …

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Tema Ubud Writers & Readers Festival 2019: Karma

Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF) ke-16 akan diselenggarakan pada tanggal 23–27 Oktober mendatang. Mulai dari penulis, seniman, pegiat, sutradara, cendekiawan dari seluruh dunia akan berkumpul di Ubud untuk berbagi …

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Sebuah pesan dari Ubud Writers & Readers Festival mengenai Gunung Agung

Acara sastra berkelas dunia, Ubud Writers & Readers Festival sangat mementingkan keselamatan dan kenyamanan pembicara, pengunjung, dan sukarelawan kami. Meskipun tidak ada cara untuk mengetahui kapan letusan Gunung Agung dapat …

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UWRF17 Mendatangkan 150+ Pembicara dari 30+ Negara

Pada tahun ke-14 ini UWRF memastikan akan mendatangkan 160 pembicara yang terdiri dari penulis, seniman, jurnalis, musisi, pegiat, dan pelestari alam dari lebih dari 30 negara, untuk berkumpul di jantung …

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Five Minutes With… Translator Pam Allen

Our new interview series Five Minutes With… sees us speaking to those in the writing and publishing industry – authors, journalists, editors, biographers, translators – to discover what compelled them …

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