Wayan Juniarta


Country: Indonesia

Wayan Juniarta’s main occupation was that of a journalist who found comfort in writing essays after his tragically unsuccessful attempt to write poetry. In his debut Bungklang-Bungkling; documents the absurdity and humor of Balinese males. In his spare time, Jun enjoys cycling to the island’s most peaceful locations and writing short koans that you may find by searching for the hashtag #cyclingwithbuddha.


Pekerjaan utama Wayan Juniarta adalah seorang jurnalis yang menemukan kenyamanan dalam menulis esai setelah usahanya yang tragis gagal untuk menulis puisi. Dalam debutnya Bungklang-Bungkling; ia mendokumentasikan absurditas dan humor laki-laki Bali. Di waktu luangnya, Jun menikmati bersepeda ke tempat yang paling damai di Bali dan menulis kata-kata bijak yang dapat kita temukan di tagar #cyclingwithbuddha.

Appearing in

Main Program | Bali, 50 Years of Change

Jean Couteau and Eric Buvelot discuss Bali, 50 Years of Changes – A Conversation with Jean Couteau, translated from French by Diana Darling, looking back at Bali since the 1970s, …


Main Program | The Bali Bombings, 20 years later

No one ever thought Bali, island of the Gods, would be a victim of terrorism, but on 12 October 2002, two explosions rocked the streets of Kuta. This single act …