Sakdiyah Ma’ruf

Country: Indonesia

In addition to being celebrated as Indonesia’s first Muslim female stand-up comedian, Sakdiyah Ma’ruf is an activist and two-time TEDx speaker. She has received the Vaclav Havel International Prize for Creative Dissent in 2015 and was recognized as one of BBC’s 100 Women in 2018 and BBC Cultural Frontline’s 12 Artists that Changed the World in 2019.

Selain dikenal sebagai stand-up komedian perempuan muslim pertama di Indonesia, Sakdiyah adalah seorang pegiat dan dua kali menjadi pembicara TEDx. Ia telah menerima Vaclav Havel International Prize untuk Protes Kreatif pada 2015 dan diakui sebagai salah satu dari 100 Wanita Pilihan BBC pada 2018 dan 12 Seniman yang Mengubah Dunia dari BBC Cultural Frontline pada 2019.

Appearing in

Main Program | Ahmad Fuadi: A Tale From An Islamic Boarding School In Indonesia

Ahmad Fuadi’s formative years at an Islamic boarding school inspired his award-winning novel, Negeri 5 Menara (The Land of Five Towers). Join him in conversation with one of Indonesia’s leading …

Private: Workshop | Our Voice: Stand-up Comedy for Change

One of Indonesia’s leading stand-up comedians, Sakdiyah Ma’ruf, will teach you how to find your voice through writing stand-up comedy, make an impact, trigger conversation, and inspire change through performance. …