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Main Program | Memayu Hayuning Bawana

28 Oct 2022 15:15 - 16:15
/ 4-Day or 1-Day Main Program Pass
Alang-Alang. Taman Baca @Festival Hub (Google Maps)

Our theme, Memayu Hayuning Bawana, from the Ancient Javanese Philosophy, of seeking beauty and harmony in our lives, can easily be related to contemporary society. Carma Citrawati, Ki Purbo Asmoro, and Esther Vincent Xueming share their personal perspectives of Uniting Humanity in reference to their own cultural heritage from Bali, Java, and Singapore.

Tema kami, Memayu Hayuning Bawana, dari Filsafat Jawa Kuno, mencari keindahan dan harmoni dalam hidup kita, dapat dengan mudah dikaitkan dengan masyarakat kontemporer. Carma Citrawati, Ki Purbo Asmoro dan Esther Vincent Xueming berbagi perspektif pribadi mereka tentang Uniting Humanity mengacu pada warisan budaya mereka sendiri, dari Bali, Jawa dan Singapura.


Ki Purbo Asmoro

Purbo Asmoro, dhalang (shadow puppet master), is able to trace his lineage back to at least six generations of Javanese dhalang. He holds a Master’s Degree in Performance Art from …

Esther Vincent Xueming

Esther Vincent Xueming, is an editor, poet, and educator. She is the Editor-in-chief and Founder of The Tiger Moth Review, an eco journal of art & literature based in Singapore, and …

Carma Citrawati

Carma Citrawati is a Balinese writer who has published several books such as Smarareka (2014), Aud Kelor (2019) and received the Anugrah Sastera Rancage 2017 for her book Kutang Sayang Gemel Madui (2016). She was awarded …

Kadek Purnami

Kadek Purnami is a writer and event planner based in Bali. In 2012, she published a collection of short stories entitled Sebab Cinta and in 2020, she published the audiobook. …

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