Writers Directory


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 ...

Adek Risma Dedees

She studied Indonesian literature at Padang State University. Her first novel, Keringnya Ladang Nurbaya (The Dryness of Nurbaya’s Field) tells of a woman who becomes interested in goats and converses with them on the topic ...

Adhitya Mulya

Adhitya Mulya (Adit) aspires to be a story-teller. At early age, Adit learned and enjoyed story telling thru visual mediums like movies and drawings. This, inspired little Adit to take up drawing as a child, ...

Adimas Immanuel

A poet. His poems have been published in various mass media such as Kompas, Tempo, and Suara Merdeka. He has published some poem collection books: Empat Cangkir Kenangan (Serba Indie, 2012), Pelesir Mimpi (katabergerak, 2013) and Di Hadapan Rahasia (Gramedia Pustaka ...

Afrizal Malna

An Indonesian activist and writer of prose, poetry, and theatrical texts. He has published several books, such as: Ruang di Bawah Telinga, Biografi Visual Made Wianta (2009), Pada Bantal Berasap (2010), Perjalanan Teater Kedua, Antologi ...

Agus Noor

Agus Noor writes poems, prose, as well as scripts for Sentilan Sentilun Metro TV that were adopted from his monologue script, Matinya Sang Kritikus. He has received several awards for his short-stories and has published ...

Agus R Sarjono

A poet and author. In 1988, he graduated from Department of Indonesian Literature of IKIP Bandung, and then finished his postgraduate program in Universitas Indonesia at the faculty of literature and cultural studies in 2002. ...