Book Launch | Tiga Buku Menguak Kisah Putu Oka Sukanta


 
 
27 Oct 2022 17:45 - 18:45
/ FREE
Indus Restaurant. Festival Hub (Google Maps)

Understanding Putu Oka Sukanta’s writing journey, three books will be launched that represent his creative genre, title Tutur Wani (Short Stories Collection, Badak Merah Publisher), The Isolation Poems (Poetry Collection, Badak Merah Publisher), and Meme Mokoh (Balinese Short Stories Collection, Pustaka Ekspresi Publisher). Each reflects Putu Oka Sukanta’s anxiety and expresses his thoughts on humanity and justice, including his love for his mother tongue which led him to write in Balinese.

Putu Oka Sukanta attending this session online

Memaknai perjalanan kepenulisan Putu Oka Sukanta, akan diluncurkan tiga buku yang mewakili kekayaan genre kreatifnya, yaitu Tutur Wani (Kumpulan Cerpen, Penerbit Badak Merah), The Isolation Poems (Kumpulan Puisi, Penerbit Badak Merah), serta Meme Mokoh (Kumpulan Cerpen berbahasa Bali, Penerbit Pustaka Ekspresi). Masing-masing mencerminkan kegelisahan dan pencarian Putu Oka Sukanta untuk mengekspresikan pikirannya soal kemanusiaan dan keadilan, termasuk kecintaannya kepada bahasa Ibu yang menuntunnya menulis dalam Bahasa Bali.

Putu Oka Sukanta hadir secara daring

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