Program Day: Sunday 30


Main Program | From Book to Screen

With the advent of streaming services, books are being relied on more than ever to provide content. But what actually goes into the long process of turning a novel into …

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Children Program | Writing for Impact

To truly move your audience, your words should cut through them. Claire O’Rourke, a campaigner and journalist, has been working in the field of journalism for over 20 years and …

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Changemaker Day | The Power of Kopernik

Kopernik co-founder Ewa Wojkowska, who has worked with the World Bank and the UN on issues of access to justice and the empowerment of disadvantaged communities, Tungga Dewi, Co-Founder and …

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Special Event | Balinese Home-Cooking

Bali’s own beloved chef, Wayan Kresna, dishes up a feast of Balinese food from the pages of his new cookbook, Paon, Chef Putu of Nusantara, cooks up family favorites. Maya …

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Book Launch | Pressure and Pleasure

Pressure and Pleasure is published to coincide with a major solo exhibition of the artist, Agus Suwage: The Theater of Me (2022), at the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art …

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Main Program | Dreams from the Golden Island

Mimpi-mimpi dari Pulau Emas, Dreams from the Golden Island, is a poetic narrative by Elizabeth Inandiak and other writers and artists about the great sages of China, India, and Tibet …

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Main Program | Publishing in Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia’s publishing scene continues to grow and evolve, but not without its unique challenges. For a region with such immensely rich cultures, histories, and languages, its many locally-celebrated writers …

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Workshop | Writing Balinese Script 

The Lontar manuscript is a witness to the development of written culture in Bali and contains a variety of knowledge and experiences of people’s lives. Words connect us not only …

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Main Program | The Bali Bombings, 20 years later

No one ever thought Bali, island of the Gods, would be a victim of terrorism, but on 12 October 2002, two explosions rocked the streets of Kuta. This single act …

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Main Program | Representing Women in Cinema and Popular Culture

In the last few decades, representations of complex women’s issues in popular culture and media have been on the rise. How do female directors negotiate the demands of mainstream audiences …

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