Shinta Febriany Sjahrir

UK

Shinta Febriany is a poet, playwright, and theater director. She lives in Makassar. She works at Kala Theater as an Artistic Director and curator for the Makassar International Writers Festival. Her published poetry books Aku Bukan Masa Depan (2003) and Gambar Kesunyian di Jendela (2017).

She holds a MA in Arts and Performance Studies at Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, with the thesis was Bissu's Embodiment in Ma'giri’ Performance. She is the recipient of Celebes Award from the Government of South Sulawesi for her dedication to theatre and stage performance in 2007.