Gill Westaway


Country: UK

Gill Westaway lives on the island of Lombok, Indonesia, and runs a small guesthouse. In her former incarnation working for the British Council, she collaborated closely with writers and artists managing and chairing literary events. She currently works with Indonesian publishers, editing and translating literary works from Indonesian into English.

Gill Westaway menetap di Lombok, Indonesia, dan menjalankan sebuah guesthouse kecil. Dari pengalaman sebelumnya bekerja untuk British Council, ia pernah berkolaborasi dengan para penulis dan mengatur para seniman, serta memimpin acara-acara sastra. Ia kini bekerja dengan penerbit Indonesia untuk mengerjakan penyuntingan dan penerjemahan karya sastra dari bahasa Indonesia ke bahasa Inggris.

Appearing in

Main Program | Rekindling Dormant Languages

“The limits of my language mean the limits of my world.” – Ludwig Wittgenstein. Language is imbued with cultural values, ways of thinking, and histories that must be preserved and …


Main Program | Power Structures in Storytelling

Stories grant us the power to create parallel universes within which we may explore ourselves and our world, including examining our social and political landscapes. Join award-winning Irish author Audrey …


Main Program | Intellectual Journeys with Brigid Delaney and Eric Weiner

Journalist and writer Brigid Delaney’s latest book, Reasons Not to Worry tells of the Stoic principles of virtue, moderation and self-discipline from the teachings of three ancient guides, Seneca, Epictetus and Marcus. …