Books Exhibition and Sales: Indonesia Goes to Frankfurt

Salihara Literary Biennale

October 03 - 25, 2015,

  • We have selected several translated works to be exhibited and sold, to help connect these works to a broader audience, both Indonesian and foreign, who wish to read these works in English.


Salihara Literary Biennale

Sunday, October 18, 2015,

  • Vu, produced by Cie Sacekripa, a theater of objects from France, is a very unique semi-circus performance about a bad mood man trying to brew tea.

Evening Verses and Souvenirs from Frankfurt

Salihara Literary Biennale

Wednesday, October 21, 2015, 02:00-08:00 PM

  • Poetry reading under the evening sky and a translation workshop and discussion on the topic of introducing Indonesia's literary works to the world.

Literary Tour: Bogor

Salihara Literary Biennale

October 22 - 23, 2015,

  • Participants and accompanying writers will stay overnight in Bogor, where we will listen to literary readings, stroll around Bogor Botanical Gardens and other important Bogor/Indonesian literary landmarks. A Bogor literary map will be provided.

Screening: Builders of Poetry Worlds

Salihara Literary Biennale

Saturday, October 24, 2015, 06:00 PM

  • A video conversation with Christian Ide Hintze, an Australian poet who learned directly from Allen Ginsberg about the "first" poet Soppho and the poetry school "schule fur dichtung" he estabished in Vienna.

A Reading of Short Stories: Creative Thinking and Writing Class

Salihara Literary Biennale

Saturday, October 24, 2015, 03:00-06:00 PM

  • These short stories have been written by participants of Salihara's Creative Thinking and Writing class.