Program Category: Book Launches

The #UWRF22 Book Launch Program has landed. With a generous selection of emerging and established authors, and a wide array of genres, there is something for every reader. Best of all, the book launches are free to join. Discover the full Book Launch lineup now.


Book Launch | In Conversation

27 Oct 2022 13:00 /

In Conversation is a milestone in Janice Whyne’s journey of rediscovery. The poems in In Conversation were born from words taken from snippets of conversations and media – words which …

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Book Launch | Being Unhappy is a Choice

27 Oct 2022 14:00 /

Being Unhappy is a Choice, Adi K: “I remember every moment. That’s what hurts me the most.” Being Unhappy is a Choice is a poetry collection about disappointment and unhappiness, …

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Book Launch | Letters To Singapore

27 Oct 2022 15:00 /

Growing up in Singapore, Simran always knew what was expected of her: to be a mother and a wife. The only problem? She wants nothing to do with this. Simran …

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Book Launch | Memayu Hayuning Bawana: Antalogi Cerita Pendek Emerging Writers 2022

27 Oct 2022 15:15 /

The anthology Memayu Hayuning Bawana: Antologi Cerita Pendek Emerging Writers 2022 is a collection of short stories from ten emerging writers in the UWRF 2022. In response to various surrounding …

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Book Launch | Langue et Chant

27 Oct 2022 16:00 /

It is rare to find in an individual the rigor of an experienced pedagogue and the creativity of a musician with a childlike soul. Inside this book, Mrs. Maria Antonia …

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Book Launch | Love Letter for Mr. T

27 Oct 2022 16:30 /

What would you do if you realized you were living with the enemy? Would you panic and risk death? Or would you try to remain calm, play along, and try …

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Book Launch | Tiga Buku Menguak Kisah Putu Oka Sukanta

27 Oct 2022 17:45 /

Understanding Putu Oka Sukanta’s writing journey, three books will be launched that represent his creative genre, title Tutur Wani (Short Stories Collection, Badak Merah Publisher), The Isolation Poems (Poetry Collection, …

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Book Launch | Sigi & Kugi Pantang Menyerah (Sigi & Kugi Will Never Surrender)

28 Oct 2022 13:00 /

Sigi is a skunk of the Lucifer species, endemic to Borneo and Kugi is a Bornean slow loris, endemic to Borneo. They live together in Kintan Forest and usually play …

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Book Launch | Dongeng Kayu

28 Oct 2022 14:00 /

The dreams of Kayu have always been strange. He remembers them all, and although they feel real, they are absurd; they spin and dance to a logic Kayu cannot understand. …

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Book Launch | Innovation, Style and Spectacle in Wayang: Purbo Asmoro and the Evolution of an Indonesian Performing Art

28 Oct 2022 14:00 /

Wayang fascinates and endures, bearing the weight of Javanese culture and tradition as a key component of rites of passage, as a medium of ritual and spiritual practice, and as …

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