Ama Achmad

Country: Indonesia

Ama Achmad started writing since junior high school, participated in writing competitions. She was selected as an emerging writer at the Makassar International Writers Festival in 2014 and became a finalist in the top 5 Reading Ambassadors of Central Sulawesi in 2018. She is active in the Babasal Community of Mombasa, a gathering space for literacy, education, and culture.

Ama Achmad mulai menulis sejak SMP, berpartisipasi dalam lomba menulis. Ia terpilih sebagai penulis emerging di Makassar International Writers Festival tahun 2014 dan menjadi finalis 5 besar Duta Baca Sulawesi Tengah tahun 2018. Ia aktif di Komunitas Babasal Mombasa, wadah berkumpulnya literasi, pendidikan, dan budaya.


Appearing in

Main Program | More Than A Woman

Throughout history, female writers have had to fight to be taken seriously. Women’s literature was once thought to tell only the personal and domestic, unable to touch on big ideas …

Festival Club | Puan Seni

Puan Seni has been a safe space for women artists since 2015. They have created various discussions, events, and activities, including the Women’s Artists Gathering, in Bali, Sumba, Flores, and …