Program Tags: Storytelling


Main Program | In Conversation with Sequoia Nagamatsu

Sequoia Nagamatsu’s debut novel, How High We Go in the Dark, follows generations of intricately-connected characters as humanity attempts to rebuild after a pandemic. This haunting and hopeful story about …

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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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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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Special Event | Ubud Story Walks: Lempad’s Legacy

Ubud Story Walks organizes historical walking tours for curious travelers in Ubud. Passionate about charting genuine experiences inspired by Bali’s unique history, all tours are led by certified Balinese guides. …

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Main Program | In Conversation with Michael Vatikiotis

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 | Unraveling Secrets in Fiction

Hidden histories, secret identities and words unspoken. How do writers enrich their fictional worlds with layers that only unfold and reveal themselves over time? Writers Clarissa Goenawan, Karina Robles Bahrin …

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Main Program | The Act of Remembering

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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Workshop | Storytelling is Magical Parenting Tools

Anyone can tell you a story, but not everyone is a good storyteller. This workshop is designed to help parents and adults hone their storytelling skills. Reading and storytelling to …

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Special Event | Literary Lunch at Four Seasons of Wellness

From yoga and meditation to the importance of diet, self-care, and survival, Fariha Roisin, Tim Baker, Brigid Delaney, and Desi Anwar share their personal stories on the ultimate meaning of …

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Main Program | In Conversation with Marina Mahathir

This is Marina Mahathir’s story, from her perspective and no one else’s. It is, she hopes, the answer to the question: What is it like to be Dr. M’s daughter? …

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