Program Category: Main Program 29 Oct


Main Program | Human Rights Watch

29 Oct 2022 12:45 /

Elaine Pearson, Asia Executive Director at Human Rights Watch, and Andreas Harsono, author of Race, Islam, and Power: Ethnic and Religious and the Indonesian researcher for Human Rights Watch, will …

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Main Program | The Act of Remembering

29 Oct 2022 14:00 /

Memories often serve as inspiration for a writer’s works. No matter how far one may travel through place and time, we are always influenced by some of our most memorable …

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Main Program | Young Adult Fiction

29 Oct 2022 14:00 /

Young adult fiction can empower, educate and inspire future generations, but when writing about challenging issues, such as climate change, child trafficking, and racial discrimination, YA writers must decide how …

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Main Program | In Conversation with Audrey Magee

29 Oct 2022 15:15 /

In Audrey Magee’s beautifully crafted novel, The Colony, she explores character, language, culture, and place on a picturesque Irish island and the impact of political systems and imperialism. Magee discusses …

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Main Program | Unity and Diversity

29 Oct 2022 15:15 /

In polarization politics Indonesia situation, discussing national pluralism is a must and important. Through his book Sang Belas Kasih: Mengurai Pesan-Pesan Batin Surah Al-Rahman, Haidar Bagir will share a peace …

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Main Program | Women in Fiction

29 Oct 2022 16:30 /

What are the challenges faced by females writing in male-populated genres? Does gender-based discrimination still exist, or has it shifted? Diana Reid, author of Love & Virtue, Ramayda Akmal author, …

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Main Program | Combatting Racism through Creative Practice

29 Oct 2022 16:30 /

As we strive to improve conversations about race, racism, and racial justice, the environment in which we’re speaking seems to be constantly shifting. Our writers and poets offer their different …

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