Read Like a Writer with Feby Indirani
Author and journalist Feby Indirani shares a passage from a book that helped to inspire her writing. Find out how Feby uses reading to inform her own work as a writer of both fiction and non-fiction, in which she tackles subjects ranging from feminism to religion and spirituality.
Creative and sensitive reading is a must-have addition to any writer’s toolkit. In these friendly sessions combining discussion and a writing exercise, you’ll learn how some of the most exciting writers at work today gain inspiration and technique from the books they love. These sessions are perfect for readers and creative writers of all stripes.
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Feby Indirani is a journalist and writer, and has written several novels including Simfoni Bulan (Bulan’s Symphony). Her short story collection Bukan Perawan Maria (Not Virgin Mary) has been translated into English and profiled by the likes of the BBC. Her book I can (not) Hear: Journey of a Hearing-Impaired to a World of Sounds won the Anugerah Pembaca Indonesia Award 2010 from Goodreads Indonesia. Feby has written for publications such as Business Week Indonesia and Trust Magazine, and has held several fellowships from institutions around the world.