Program Category: Main Program 13 Oct

Main Program | Redefining Ubud

13 Oct 2021 10:30 /

Known as the world’s village, Ubud has shifted its image throughout the years. For decades, everything local and traditional has been fused with a cosmopolitan and international perspective. So, what …

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Main Program | Navigable Ink

13 Oct 2021 12:00 /

Jennifer Mackenzie’s collection of poetry, Navigable Ink, is based on her contact with the famous Indonesian author, Pramoedya Ananta Toer, in 1993, when his works were banned and he was under …

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Main Program | The Book of Form and Emptiness

13 Oct 2021 13:15 /

How do we endure loss and find meaning in our lives? Ruth Ozeki’s The Book of Form and Emptiness is a heart-breaking and humane tale, considered as a powerful meditation that contains …

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Main Program | Lives Between the Lines

13 Oct 2021 14:15 /

Lives Between the Lines is a family story of Michael Vatikiotis’s grandparents and parents in the Levant, spanning from the mid-1800s to the end of the Second World War in …

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Main Program | Daughter of Dragons

13 Oct 2021 15:15 /

Clarice Gargard had always known her father as an idealist who fought for those less fortunate until she discovered he worked closely with Liberia’s dictator, Charles Taylor. In her book, Daughter …

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Main Program | Stone Sky Gold Mountain

13 Oct 2021 16:15 /

Set during the gold-rush era in Australia, Stone Sky Gold Mountain is a poignant novel full of unforgettable characters that deal with issues of identity, belonging, racism, and sexual violence. …

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