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Program Category: Main Program 29 Oct


Main Program | Keeping Bali’s Folklore Alive

29 Oct 2020 13:00 /

Legendary Balinese cultural preservationist Made Taro received the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival Lifetime Achievement Award in 2019. His son, Gede Tarmada, is carrying on the tradition. Join them to …

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Main Program | Ben Bland: Man of Contradictions: Joko Widodo and the Struggle to Remake Indonesia

29 Oct 2020 14:00 /

Man of Contradictions, the first English-language biography of Jokowi, argues that the president embodies the fundamental contradictions of modern Indonesia. He is caught between democracy and authoritarianism, openness and protectionism, …

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Main Program | Tyson Yunkaporta: Sand Talk: How Indigenous Thinking Can Save the World

29 Oct 2020 15:00 /

Tyson Yunkaporta looks at global systems from an Indigenous perspective. His new book Sand Talk provides a template for living. It’s about how lines, symbols, and shapes can help us …

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Main Program | Christina Thompson: Sea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia

29 Oct 2020 17:00 /

In Sea People, Christina Thompson explores the fascinating story of Polynesia’s ancient voyagers, as well as the sailors, linguists, archaeologists, folklorists, biologists, and geographers who have puzzled over this history …

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Main Program | The Future of Dining

29 Oct 2020 18:00 /

Culinary trends come and go, but when a new concept captivates diners, it has the power to shake up an entire industry. What trends will hit restaurants in 2021? From …

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