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Main Program | A Creative Response

06 Nov 2020 17:00 - 18:00
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It’s natural to feel unmotivated and distracted during a crisis; it’s natural to have great difficulty focusing. But for some creatives, COVID-19 has provided new sources of inspiration and ideas, and perhaps even a renewed passion for their craft. Join some of the island’s most prolific writers and creatives to learn how their work has been impacted by these strange and challenging times.

Wajar jika merasa tidak termotivasi dan terganggu selama krisis; sangat alami jika mengalami kesulitan yang besar untuk fokus. Namun, bagi beberapa orang kreatif, COVID-19 telah memberikan sumber inspirasi dan ide baru, dan bahkan mungkin semangat baru bagi kerajinan mereka. Bergabunglah dengan beberapa penulis dan pekerja kreatif paling produktif di pulau ini untuk mempelajari bagaimana karya mereka dipengaruhi oleh masa-masa yang asing dan menantang ini.

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Oka Rusmini

Indonesian poet and novelist, Oka Rusmini, is known for her writing on the condition of women in patriarchal cultures within traditional society. She is a recipient of the Southeast Asian …


Ni Made Frischa Aswarini

Balinese poet, Ni Made Frischa Aswarini, has had work translated into French and English. Her first poetry book, Tanda bagi Tanya, was longlisted for the Khatulistiwa Literary Award 2018. She …


Valiant Budi

Valiant Budi (also known as Vabyo) is an award-winning author, songwriter, and scriptwriter. In his latest book Tukar Takdir, he explores the inevitability of fate and unexpected events. Over the …


Kadek Sonia Piscayanti

Balinese writer, community leader and publisher, Kadek Sonia Piscayanti, is the Founder of Mahima Institute Indonesia, a non-profit organization focusing on education, arts and culture. In 2018, she received a …



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