Ibe S. Palogai
Is an Indonesian writer who uses poetry, prose, and essays as the medium for his work. Most of his works talk about colonial history and wars. He is often invited as a speaker at creative writing classes and literary festivals such as the Makassar International Writers Festival, Ubud Writers and Readers Festival, and the Banggai Literary Festival. In 2018, he took part in a writer’s residency with the support of the National Book Committee in Leiden, the Netherlands. A year later, his poetry book, Struktur Cinta yang Pudar, became a finalist for Kusala Sastra Khatulistiwa. Some of his works include; Cuaca Buruk Sebuah Buku Puisi (GPU: 2018), Struktur Cinta yang Pudar (GPU: 2019), and Menjala Kunang-kunang (GPU: 2019)..