‘Showers of Luck’: SEA culture, family & forbidden romance

Wednesday, 15 February 20237 PM Jakarta Time, 8 PM Singapore TimeIG Live @bbbbookclub & @splendourit Speaker: Nadia Ayesha Nadia has been writing stories since she was a little girl growing up in Singapore. Inspired by her Peranakan heritage and the heartfelt story of her maternal grandparents, she began to write. ‘Showers of Luck’ was born,Continue reading “‘Showers of Luck’: SEA culture, family & forbidden romance”

Book Talk & Discussion: ‘The First Decade’ with Vivy Yusof

‘The First Decade’ with Vivy YusofTuesday, 31 January 202203.00 – 04.30 PM KL Time (14.00 – 15.30 Jakarta Time)Online via Zoom We were always excited to collaborate with @penguinbookssea but this one got us over the moon! Yes, we hosted a booktalk & discussion with @vivyyusof about her best-selling memoir, ‘The First Decade’! Hosted by @nathalieindry, not only we gotContinue reading “Book Talk & Discussion: ‘The First Decade’ with Vivy Yusof”

SEA-lebrating Our Literature

SEA-lebrating Our LiteraturePlatform: ZoomSaturday, 3 December 2022 (10.00 – 11.30 WIB, 11 – 12.30 AM SGT) Speakers Jennifer Lindsay Jennifer Lindsay is an award-winning writer, translator, researcher and cultural ambassador whose breadth of work reflects her deeply lived understanding of Indonesia, where she has spent nearly half her life. Since arriving in Indonesia in 1970Continue reading “SEA-lebrating Our Literature”

‘Migrantik’ and Conversations on SEA Literature

Sunday, 20 November 202216.00 WIBIG Live @bbbbookclub & @nwilwayco Speaker: Norman Wilwayco Norman Wilwayco, eLearning developer living in Sydney, is the recipient of two Grand Prize for Filipino Literature from the Palanca awards; first for his debut novel Mondomanila, and second, for his sophomoric work, Gerilya. He grew up in three different regions across the Philippines: Cebu,Continue reading “‘Migrantik’ and Conversations on SEA Literature”

Conversations on Mental Health: Stories We Share but Don’t Tell

Conversations on Mental Health: Stories We Share but Don’t TellPlatform: ZoomSaturday, 30 October 2022 (8 PM SGT) Speaker Hun Ming Kwang As an internationally recognised spiritual teacher, professional artist, social healer, life coach, and community leader, Hun Ming Kwang is relentless in his mission to illuminate individuals to their deepest truths, callings and authentic selves,Continue reading “Conversations on Mental Health: Stories We Share but Don’t Tell”

Collaboration Announcement: BBB x Penguin Random House SEA

So excited to share that we, @bbbbookclub will collaborate with @penguinbookssea to bring Southeast Asian literature & non-fiction books closer to Indonesian readers through book reviews, recommendations and giveaways on Instagram. We’ll also have some discussions coming! 📚🐧✨️ We’ll share all of the information, schedule and book lists on the landing page: buibubacabuku.com/penguinSEA