Banyuwangi, E Java (ANTARA News) – Banyuwangi District, East Java Province, will horde a Indonesia Writers Festival on Sep 21-22, 2018.
The festival will underline several programs, such as essay clinics and on-spot essay competitions, by an focus on smartphones, Uni Lubis, owner of a Indonesia Writers Festival (IWF), settled here on Monday.
The event, themed “Empowering Indonesia Trough Writing,” will be reason during a Jiwa Jawa Resort located during a feet of Mount Ijen.
Lubis remarked that a festival aims to commission and foster a values of Indonesia by writing.
“We wish a millennial era that joins a essay village to titillate a peculiarity of their writing. We wish they would be some-more supportive in capturing engaging aspects around them that are tighten to millennial life,” she noted.
Hundreds of writers from several cities in Indonesia will attend in a IWF. They will news certain news in Indonesia, starting from Banyuwangi, by their writing.
“We select Ijen in a hopes that it can inspire a participants to write on several themes, such as traveling, tourism, culture, and sports. We wish that participants would denote top-quality essay while conveying their stories to a public,” she noted.
Speakers during a festival comprised comparison publisher and Channel Narration owner Najwa Shihab, comparison publisher Uni Lubis, writer Fira Basuki, and Banyuwangi Regent Abdullah Azwar Anas.
“We also titillate a writers to coop down their thoughts on speakers hailing from several backgrounds. This will heighten their writing,” Lubis noted.
The Indonesia Writers Festival in Ijen, Banyuwangi will also reason on-the-spot essay foe by a mobile application. On that day, she said, a mobile-only essay app will be launched, that will be a world`s initial essay application.
“This eventuality will concurrently spin a initial essay foe with mobile focus in Indonesia, maybe even in a world, as it has never been reason before,” she noted.
The festival is not usually dedicated to a writer`s village in large cities though also all people.
“We also yield an eventuality to Banyuwangi`s people, who have passion for writing, to attend in this event. Please register and join us,” she noted.
Meanwhile, Regent Abdullah Azwar Anas welcomed a organizing of a Indonesia Writers Festival, as it could foster a internal potential.
Anas voiced wish that immature people in Banyuwangi, with seductiveness in writing, would take partial in a event. He voiced wish that they would spin out to be good writers, with intensity in their particular areas.
“Later, they can write about their possess villages. There will be several good writers entrance to Banyuwangi. Do not skip this event,” he added.
Reporting by Masuki M Astro
Editing by Otniel Tamindael