Writers Directory


A. Fuadi

A writer, novelist and social entrepreneur. His debut novel Negeri 5 Menara (The Land of 5 Towers) broke the publisher’s sales record (Gramedia Pustaka Utama) for the last 37 years. Negeri 5 Menara is the ...

Aan Mansyur, M.

M Aan Mansyur works as a librarian at KataKerja, a creative room in Makassar. His published works are: Aku Hendak Pindah Rumah (2008), Tokoh-tokoh yang Melawan Kita dalam Satu Cerita (2012), dan Kukila (2012). Aan ...

Abdul Muis (1883-1959)

Abdul Muis (also spelt Abdoel Moeis; 3 July 1883 – 17 June 1959), was an Indonesian writer, journalist and nationalist. He argued tirelessly for Indonesia’s independence from the Netherlands. Born in Sungai Puar in West ...

Abidah El Khalieqy

Abidah El Khalieqy was born in 1965 in Jombang, East Java. This graduate of Ma’had Modern Putri PERSIS Bangil, Pasuruhan and IAIN Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta began to write in her youth and has been very ...

Absurditas Malka

Absurditas Malka has written several books, prose and short stories in a few newspapers, such as Kompas, Pikiran Rakyat, Tribun Jabar and others. The Road to Freedom was his first book, written in 2005 and ...

Achdiat K Mihardja (1911-2010)

An author, novelist and playwright. He is best known for his novel, Atheis, which was published in 1949. Atheis is considered one of Indonesia’s most important literary works following World War II. Before becoming a ...

Achmad Fawaid

Ghostwriter, editor, and translator at Pustaka Pelajar Yogyakarta and Mizan Bandung. This year Fawaid published a book titled Politics of Localizing Occultism; An Ethnographic Study of Tarot in Java (2015). His papers have received more ...