Ubud brings the sector to Perth
Writing WA has introduced the overall program for Ubud Writers & Readers Festival Perth, an unique world collaboration that brings some of the worlds main literary occasions into the Perth CBD.
Hosted at The Rechabite Hall in Perth from October 8-10, UWRF Perth options 3 days of conversations and performances with world and Australian literary ability. Headlining the pageant is Amitav Ghosh the winner of the 54th Jnanpith award, Indias perfect literary honour.
UWRF Perth is a singular hybrid tournament, combining are living occasions and presenters at the flooring on the Northbridge and in Bali, with world and interstate audio system taking part are living nearly.
Writing WA CEO Sharon Flindell stated: It is a thrill and an honour to collaborate with Ubud Writers & Readers Festival in this cutting edge program to mark the 18th yr of this celebrated world literary tournament. Ubud Writers & Readers Festival Perth will carry famend world authors, artists, activists, and communicators along with an out of this world line-up of Australian writers.
Alongside Amitav Ghosh, this system options Australian ability together with: Christine Helliwell, Julia Baird, Meg McKinlay, Stephen Smith, Elfie Shiosaki, Emily Sun, Anne Aly, Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa, Victoria Midwinter Pitt, Krishna Sen, Brigid Lowry, Gina Williams, Guy Ghouse, Rebecca Prince-Ruiz, Gillian OShaughnessy, Rebecca Higgie, David Allan-Petale, Meg McKinlay, Cass Lynch, Hassan Al Nawwab, Fred Leone, Jarrad Travers, Sarah Yeung, Iain Grandage, Brigid Lowry and Michael Done.
Indonesian writers and audio system come with Ayu Utami, Desi Anwar, Evi Mariani, Felix Ok. Nesi, Cok Sawitri, Gede Robi Supriyanto, Dandhy Laksono, and Johannes Widodo, and American creator and journalist Vincent Bevins.
Ubud Writers & Readers Festival Perth is the end result of a ten-year running courting between UWRF and Writing WA, which incorporated sponsoring quite a lot of West Australian authors to go back and forth to the pageant over time and internet hosting the Kembali 2020 tournament in Perth final yr.
This years theme is Mulat Sarira, interpreted in English as Self-Reflection. Following 3 days of UWRF Perth, Ubud Writers & Readers Festival will proceed in Bali till October 18.
Details and bookings: uwrfperth.writingwa.org
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