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Main Program | From Chairil Anwar to Contemporary Poems

27 Oct 2022 16:30 - 17:30
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Indus Restaurant. Festival Hub @ Taman Baca (Google Maps)

Our poets commemorate 100 years of Chairil Anwar. One of Indonesia’s most celebrated young poets, in his short career, Chairil Anwar created a profound body of work that became the voice of a nation. He is a modern-day cult figure whose rebellious life and early death are commemorated as National Literature Day.

Memperingati 100 tahun penyair Chairil Anwar. Salah satu penyair muda Indonesia yang paling dihormati. Dalam karir singkatnya itu, Chairil Anwar menciptakan sebuah karya yang mendalam yang menjadi suara sebuah bangsa. Ia adalah tokoh penyair modern yang kehidupannya penuh pemberontakan dan hari wafatnya dikenang sebagai Hari Puisi Nasional.


Joko Pinurbo

Joko Pinurbo, fondly known as Jokpin, shaped his own style and color in the world of Indonesian poetry. Jokpin’s poems are a blend of narration, humor, and irony. He has …

Kadek Sonia Piscayanti

Sonia is a lecturer in literature at the English Education study program, Ganesha University of Education, Singaraja. She became the founder of the Komunitas Mahima and c, an educational and …

Hasan Aspahani

Hasan Aspahani was born to a family of coconut farmers in Kutai Kartanegara Regency in East Kalimantan. Hasan actively wrote while studying at the Bogor Agricultural Institute (IPB), and went …

Adi K.

Adi K. is an innovative artist who has produced many works, both fiction and non-fiction. On top of being a professional writer, Adi K. has explored the professions of a …

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