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Dahlia Rasyad

Born in Palembang in 1983, Dahlia Rasyad was chosen as Language Ambassador to South Sumatra. Her role involves editing Indonesia’s local culture manuscripts and managing the Terusan Tua publishing company. Her first novel, Perempuan yang ...

Damhuri Muhammad

One of Indonesia’s leading literary critics. He has been known as a very productive writer with many of his essaysts being published on Indonesia’s media. He is currently the editor of literature and cultural pages ...

Danarto

A writer and artist. His father was Jakio Harjodinomo, a sugar factory foreman. His mother named Siti Aminah, small batik traders in the market. His work is well known especially of which is a collection ...

Deasy Tirayoh

Mother of two, Deasy Tirayoh is a poet and script writer, and also writes short stories. Her recent book is Tanda Seru di Tubuh, and she’s an active member of the local literary community of ...

Debra Yatim

Activist, journalist, columnist, film and documentary maker and founder of at least three non-governmental organizations in Indonesia. Debra Yatim has published four collections of poetry. She writes a column for a women’s magazine, and is ...

Deddy Arsya

He writes poetry, short stories, film and book reviews and essays on history and art. His works have been published in national newspapers, magazines and journals. His first poetry collection, Odong-odong Fort de Kock (Kabarita: ...

Dee Lestari

Dewi Lestari, was born on January 20, 1976. Using a pen name Dee Lestari, Dewi began her writing debut in 2001 with the first episode of her serial novel Supernova. The story explored the existential ...

Delvirah Sabatini

Delvirah Sabatini has been heavily involved in the world of letters and papers since she could barely read. Her father used to read her bedtime stories and she would remember every bit of detail to ...

Desi Anwar

An Indonesian columnist, senior anchor, journalist and the host of Insight with Desi Anwar on CNN Indonesia. She started her television career as a reporter, anchor and producer with Indonesia’s first commercial television channel and ...

Dewa Putu Sahadewa

Dewa is a founder of RSIA Dedari (Women’s Hospital) in Kupang, NTT. Dewa has pursued a career in the literary world since 2014. He writes poetry in print and social media. 69 Puisi di Rumah ...