Mar 12, 2015 /

Learning from Indonesian and Malaysia’s world literary outreach efforts

This year, the prestigious Frankfurt Book Fair in Germany will be held from October 14 to 18. The guest of honor will be Indonesia. To prepare for this vast responsibility, a meeting of writers was held, ...
Mar 09, 2015 /

Indonesian literati demand a translation center

Realizing that Indonesian authors and their works are virtually unknown to international readers, Valent Mustamin has collected their data and presented it in English. On his website, idwriters.com, bookworms can find out everything about an ...
Feb 05, 2015 /

Promoting Indonesian Writers to the World

Every October for the past decade, literary enthusiasts from across Indonesia and abroad have flocked to Ubud, Bali, for the annual Ubud Writers and Readers Festival. Featuring a wide range of acclaimed local and international ...
Feb 04, 2015 /

Indonesian Writers for the World

For many writers, readers and lovers of Indonesian literature, frustration at the lack of resources helping to connect with each other and the world is nothing new. Rather than sit back and accept this as ...