Authors

Authors

Thayeb Loh Angen

Thayeb Loh Angen was born on February 1, 1979 in Palôh Dayah, Lhokseumawe, Aceh, Sumatra. Thayeb wrote a romance script which was published in 2009 under the title "Teuntra Atom" and co-founded the Seuneumah Art Studio Nanggroë in Palôh Dayah. In 2009, Thayeb became editor of the Aceh Daily newspaper, based in Banda Aceh, also co-founded the Saman Cultural Institute in the same year. His novel entitled Teuntra Atom was published by CAJP and his second novel entitled "Aceh 2025" was published by Yatsrib Baru.

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Eliza Vitri Handayani

Eliza Vitri Handayani always seeks to nurture the courage and creativity to tell stories. She is an internationally published writer of fiction and creative nonfiction. She writes in English and Indonesian. Her novel From Now On Everything Will Be Different came out in 2015 (Vagabond Press) and was launched at events such as the Frankfurt Book Fair and Asia- Pacific Writers & Translators Summit. At the novel’s launches in Oslo and Jakarta, Eliza wore a dress that she had designed and made herself from the novel's proofs.

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Eko Triono

Eko Triono is novelist and short story writer. His collection, What’s the Most-Well Suited Religion for Trees? (2016) was shortlisted for The Khatulistiwa Literary Award 2016 and the Winner of Balai Bahasa DIY Indonesian Literature Awards 2017. His First novel is The  Criminal and Their Own Loneliness is the 3rd winner of Unnes International Novel Writing Contest 2017. His experimental book, “You are reading This Writing (2017). He got awards from The Ministry of Sports and Youth (2013).

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Niduparas Erlang

Niduparas Erlang was born in Serang Banten, October 11, 1986. He writes short stories and essays. His first collection of short stories, La Rangku (2011) was named the best collection at the Surabaya Art Festival in 2011, his second collection, Penanggung Tiga Butir Lada Hitam di Dalam Pusar (2015) won the 2015 Siwa Nataraja Award. And his third collection, La Rangku; Yang Terlahir dari Keriangan dan Kehilangan (2017).

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Esha Tegar Putra

Esha Tegar Putra was born in Solok on 29th of April 1985. Graduated as bachelor of Indonesian Language and Literature Department in Andalas University and earned master degree in Indonesian Language and Literature Department in University of Indonesia. Has written poetry, prose, play script and several researches on language and literature.

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Gratiagusti Chananya Rompas

Gratiagusti Chananya Rompas was born in Jakarta on 19 August 1979. She studied English Literature at University of Indonesia in Jakarta in 2003 and received her master’s degree in The Gothic Imagination from University of Stirling in Scotland in 2005. She co-founded Komunitas BungaMatahari in 2000, one of the first online poetry communities in Indonesia, famous for its motto “Semua bisa berpuisi” (“Poetry for all”). She established Selatan, an online literary journal in Bahasa Indonesia in 2014.

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Halim Bahriz

Halim Bahriz was born in Lumajang, East Java. His literary activity stems from the world of theater and fine arts. Has been the chairman of UKM Kesenian University of Jember (2019-2010), been part of division of art studies and performances Rumah Baca and Kelompok Tikungan Indonesia (2011-2013).

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Hikmat Darmawan

He writes for Indonesian national medias since 1994, with huge interest in culture and art. A critic whose coverage is literature, movies, comics and music. He also wrote essays on Islamic issues with cultural perspective. He writes poems and short stories and involved in radio programming since 1996, or became editor in Serambi Publishing, Mizan group, and Madina magazine as well as editor for several independent publications.

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Ibe S Palogai

Ibe S. Palogai born at Takalar Regency, Sulawesi Selatan on July in1993 from Mandar and Bone blood alloys. Now living and working in Makassar. Active in Katakerja as a librarian. His finished the study from Indonesian Literature Hasanuddin University. In 2016, selected as Emerging Writer at Makassar International Writers Festival and a year later at Ubud Writers and Readers Festival on October 2017 in Bali.

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Is Yuniarto

Is Yuniarto lives in Surabaya, Indonesia. A comic artist, illustrator, and also lecturer at Visual Communication Design faculties. Now Is concentrates on building local comic reputation by founding Wind Rider studio, aiming to create original comic intellectual properties. Currently Is Yuniarto released 14 comic books/ tankobons (each around 200 pages): Wind Rider (2005), Knights of Apocalypse trilogy (2007-2009), Garudayana series (2009-On Going), Grand Legend Ramayana (2014-On Going).

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