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Main Program | Indonesian Women Storytellers

17 Oct 2021 13:45 - 14:30
/ IDR 299,000 (All Main Program Access)
Online via townscript.com | Live in Indus Restaurant . Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)

Muna Masyari, Ramayda Akmal, and Tias Yuliana present the dark reality of women in traditional customs and modern utopias. Their novels show the multiple layers of female characters as well as their efforts to address the local socio-cultural situation. Listen to these three Indonesian female writers to learn more about how to represent women in literary works. 

(This program is presented in Bahasa and pre-recorded)

Muna Masyari, Ramayda Akmal, dan Tias Yuliana menghadirkan realitas kelam perempuan dalam adat tradisional dan utopia modern. Novel-novel mereka menampilkan berbagai lapisan karakter perempuan serta upaya mereka untuk mengatasi situasi sosial budaya setempat. Simak tiga penulis perempuan Indonesia ini untuk mengetahui lebih jauh bagaimana mengilustrasikan perempuan dalam karya sastra.

(Program ini sudah direkam sebelumnya dan dalam Bahasa Indonesia)

Featuring

Muna Masyari

Muna Masyari’s works have been published in various media and included in a number of books. One of her short stories has been named the 2017 Best Short Story by …


Tias Yuliana

Tias Yuliana is known for her historical fiction books, including Ludruk Tobong, Roekiah 1965, and Selubung Mantra. However, she also enjoys writing action, where a hero character uses old weapons …


Ramayda Akmal

Ramayda Akmal’s novel, Jatisaba, won the 2010 Jakarta Arts Council Novel Writing Competition. Her short story collection, Lengkingan Viola Desingan Peluru (Humming Violins and Whistling Bullets), was selected Best Literary …


Kadek Sonia Piscayanti

Kadek Sonia Piscayanti is a lecturer in literature at the Ganesha University of Education. She is the Founder of the Mahima Community and Mahima Institute Indonesia, an educational and cultural …



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