Writing programs, publishers, and conferences. Explore!

Below are some resources for Indonesian writers. This is not an exhaustive list, but a selection of publishers, residencies, conferences, and online sites that we feel are particularly worth noting.

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Akademi Menulis Novel Dewan Kesenian Jakarta 2014


Akademi Menulis Novel Dewan Kesenian Jakarta 2014 Ruang Pleno Dewan Kesenian Jakarta, Jln. Cikini Raya No. 73, Jakarta Pusat September-November 2014 tiap Sabtu, 14.00-16.00 WIB

Alinea TV

Online Site

The First Book TV in Asia.

ASEAN Literary Festival


The ASEAN Literary Festival is the first cultural event where all ASEAN countries, which share proximity, similarities in culture and literature as well as sharing history of being colonized, level of democratization and economic development, ...

Asian American Writers’ Workshop


Established in 1991, AAWW is a national not-for-profit arts organization devoted to the creating, publishing, developing and disseminating of creative writing by Asian Americans–in other words, we’re the preeminent organization dedicated to the belief that ...

Bahasa Kita – Indonesian Language Online Resource

Online Site

BahasaKita is an Indonesian language online resource. A practical Indonesian language learning site which teaches the difference between daily spoken Indonesian and the formal language learned at schools or courses. Anyone can learn Indonesian from ...

Bengkel Sastra Jakarta

Online Site

A literary news site, managed by Bengkel Sastra, Universitas Negeri Jakarta.

Booklovers Fest


Booklovers Fest (Pesta Komunitas Pecinta Buku)

Center of Literature Arts Documentation H.B. Jassin


Center of Literature Arts Documentation H.B. Jassin (PDS H.B. Jassin). H.B. literary documentation center Jassin is often also known by the abbreviation name Literary Documentation Center (PDS) It is a non-profit organization that seeks to ...

Dewan Kesenian Jakarta


The Jakarta Arts Council (Dewan Kesenian Jakarta – DKJ) is one of several organizations founded by Indonesian artists and had been officially stated by The Governor of Jakarta, Ali Sadikin, on June 17, 1969. The ...