UWRF celebrates Saraswati | Wisdom & Knowledge, 8 – 12 October 2014
After a wonderful 10-year anniversary celebration, the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival sets its sights on 2014 and looks forward to the 11th Ubud Writers & Readers Festival, 8 – 12 October 2014.
Held annually in Ubud, Bali’s artistic and cultural heartland, the UWRF has become South East Asia’s largest and most renowned cultural and literary festival.
In 2014 the UWRF will honor Saraswati, the Hindu patron goddess of learning, with the theme ‘Wisdom & Knowledge’.
Leading writers, thinkers, artists and performers from across Indonesia and all corners of the globe will come together over five full days of events to celebrate knowledge and the arts, education, wisdom and science.
An innovative program of arts and music, panel discussions, workshops, literary lunches and dinners, book launches and much more will be revealed in mid-2014.
The 2014 Festival Program will be available online from August 2014.
For 10 years, the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival (UWRF) has been held in Bali’s cultural hub of Ubud. The 10-year anniversary Festival (11 – 15 October 2013) presented the largest and most diverse program yet, with over 200 brilliant writers, artists and performers from around the world participating in more than 220 events across 53 […]
Show your support for this year’s 10-year anniversary Festival by purchasing your official t-shirt as a souvenir! The 2013 UWRF t-shirt is available in a Women’s slim-fit v-neck or a Men’s box-cut round-neck. The t-shirts come in a variety of sizes and all come in an ultra-soft cotton. Rp. 150,000 each or buy two for […]
Congratulations to the winners of Long Way Home | Asia-Europe Short Story Contest: Leroy Luar (Malaysia) author of ‘The Evidence of Us‘, and Yordan Radichkov (Bulgaria) author of ‘Container‘! Leroy and Yordan both win S$1000 and flights and accommodation to attend the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival. The Asia-Europe Foundation and the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival would like to give a Special Mention […]