Faye Olayo


Country: Philippines

Faye Olayo is a community worker, writer, and storyteller, and is a member of the writers’ collectives Ubbog Cordilerra Writers and The Baguio Writers Group. Faye is also the Co-creator and Co-host of The Little Brown Podcast, which focuses on Indigenous experiences in the homeland and the diaspora. Their first spoken word album, Body of Work (2020), is a meditation on violence, trauma, and healing.

Faye Olayo adalah seorang pekerja komunitas, penulis dan pendongeng. Ia adalah anggota dari kelompok penulis Ubbog Cordilerra Writers dan The Baguio Writers Group. Faye juga Co-creator dan Co-host dari The Little Brown Podcast, yang berfokus pada pengalaman penduduk asli dan diaspora. Album spoken word pertamanya, Body of Work (2020), adalah sebuah meditasi tentang kekerasan, trauma, dan penyembuhan.

Appearing in

Main Program | The Nuances of Cultural Appropriation

Where do inspiration and appreciation end and appropriation begin? What distinguishes cultural exchange from cultural appropriation? Will fear of cultural appropriation inhibits the work of fiction writers? Our panelists delve …


Poetry & Performance | Women’s Poetry Slam

In collaboration with ArtsForWomen, the iconic women’s poetry slam will take residence this year at Betelnut. Delicate and daring, these poetry slams will make you laugh, cry and inspire you …