Writers Directory


Tosca Santoso

An Indonesian journalist who founded the country’s first national independent radio news agency, KBR, and has received numerous awards for his commitment to journalism and social change. Sarongge is his first work of fiction.

Trinity

Trinity is Indonesia’s leading travel writer with 11 national best-selling books including The Naked Traveler series. Her books will be adapted into The Naked Traveler – The Movie on the big screen in December 2015. ...

Triyanto Triwikromo

A writer, lecturer of creative writing at Universitas Diponegoro, and editor at Suara Merdeka newspaper. His collection of short stories Ular di Mangkuk Nabi (Gramedia Pustaka Utama, 2009) won Penghargaan Sastra 2009 from Pusat Bahasa. ...

Ucu Agustin

A journalist, writer, and documentary filmmaker. Educated in an Islamic boarding school, Ucu became interested in journalism after realising that there were many prostitutes from her hometown. Beginning in the print media, she moved to ...

Uda Agus

Uda Agus was born in 1980 in , West Sumatra. He is an emerging author of short stories and prose, many of which have been published in Indonesian newspapers and magazines.

Ugoran Prasad

A fictionist, dramaturg, and performance reseacher. He has been a resident artist and writer at Teater Garasi since early 2000s and took parts in some of the group’s main works. His fiction writing received few ...

Umar Kayam (1932-2002)

An Indonesian sociologist and writer born in Ngawi, East Java. He began his education at Hollands Inlands School (HIS) Mangkunegoro, Surakarta, where his father also taught. He continued his education at MULO(Meer Uitgebreid Lager Onderwijs), ...

Valiant Budi Yogi

Valiant Budi Yogi also known as Vabyo (born in Bandung, 13 June 1980) is an Indonesian award winning writer and a songwriter. He published his first book: Joker, Ada Lelucon di Setiap Duka in 2007. As he worked as ...

Victoria Tunggono

Victoria Tunggono was born in Flores, but has spent her life in Jakarta, Bandung, and Bali. She is an interior designer who worked as an editor of several interior magazines before taking up writing as ...

Vinca Callista

A professional author; novelist and screenwriter.