Books Made Into Award-Winning Movies
“Books and movies are like apples and oranges. They both are fruit, but taste completely different.” ― Stephen King For many years, books have become a great source of... Learn more
JBC Goes to Ubud: Discussing UWRF Anthology 2016
Tat Tvam Asi is a Sanskrit phrase, which could mean "Thou art that" (You are that, or That you are). It is one of the Mahāvākyas in Vedantic Sanatana Dharma. This... Learn more
Poetry Reading & Meetup at IIBF: Finding Your Book "Soulmate"
"Life is too valuable to be wasted on reading a terrible book (hidup terlalu berharga untuk dihabiskan membaca buku jelek)," said some friends at Jakarta Book Club. Do... Learn more
Reflection of War
“It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.” ― Voltaire From the sound of explosions... Learn more
"My Personal Hero"
“As you get older it is harder to have heroes, but it is sort of necessary.” ― Ernest Hemingway This month, our beloved book club will celebrate its 6th anniversary. Six... Learn more
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