Floribertus Rahardi (born 10 June 1950) is a poet and a journalist.

F. Rahardi
F.Rahardi
F.Rahardi, Indonesian Writer and journalist
Born
Floribertus Rahardi

(1950-06-10) 10 June 1950 (age 71)
Ambarawa, Central Java, Indonesia
OccupationIndonesian writer

BiographyEdit

He also writes articles, columns, critiques on literature, short stories and novels. He dropped out of senior high school in grade 11, but passed a special examination to become a teacher in 1969. After that he became an elementary teacher and a head master in a school in Kendal Regency, Central Java. In 1974 he went to Jakarta and changed his profession into a journalist, an editor and wrote articles and columnist in various media. He first wrote poetry at the end of the 1960s and was published in Semangat Magazine, Basis Magazine (Jogjakarta), and Horison magazine (Jakarta). He then wrote articles, critiques on literature, short stories, and novels.[1]

WorksEdit

His works among others are: poetry anthology Soempah WTS (The Prostitutes Pledge) (1983),[2][3] Catatan Harian Sang Koruptor (The Diary of a Corruptor, 1985),[4] Silsilah Garong (Tree Family Tree of a Robber, 1990), Tuyul (The Small Bald Ghost, 1990)[5] and Pidato Akhir Tahun Seorang Germo (New Year's Eve Speech of a Pimp, 1997).[6] Short stories anthology Kentrung Itelile (1993).[7] Article anthology Petani Berdasi[8](The Farmer who Wears A Tie, 1994).[9][10] Anthology of reflections Menggugat Tuhan (Blaspheming God, 2000).[11] Lyrical prose Migrasi Para Kampret (The Migration of Bats, 1993),[12] and Negeri Badak (The Rhinoceros Country, 2007).[13] Agriculture technical books Cerdas Beragrobisnis (Smart Agrobusiness, 2003),[14] Agar Tanaman Cepat Berbuah (Tips for Accelerating Plants to Bear Fruits, 2007),[15] and Bercocok Tanam dalam Pot (The Pot Plant, 2009).[16] Other books Panduan Lengkap Menulis Artikel,[17] Feature dan Esai (The Complete Guide to Write Articles, Features, and Essay, 2006), and Menguak Rahasia Bisnis Gereja (Uncovering The Secret of Church Business, 2007).[18] Novels Lembata (2008), Ritual Gunung Kemukus (The Ritual of Kemukus Hill, 2008),[19] and Para Calon Presiden (The Presidency Candidates, 2009).[20]

In 1984 he was banned by the Jakarta Board of Arts when he intended to bring prostitutes in his poetry reading event from his book Soempah WTS (1984) in Taman Ismail Marzuki Jakarta. In 1986 he was banned by the police when he wanted to read his poems from the book The Diary of A Corruptor (Catatan Harian Sang Koruptor), also at TIM, Jakarta. On 30 December 1997 he launched his book titled New Year's Eve Speech of a Pimp (Pidato Akhir Tahun Seorang Germo), at the home that belongs to Soeharto, one of the pimp in a red district called Silir, Surakarta, Central Java. When he became Editor in Chief Trubus more writing at home. Office is used for managerial affairs.

Recent activitiesEdit

He currently involved in several public organisation, among them are Indonesian Orchids Society (PAI), The Agribusiness Working Forum (FKA),[21] The Indonesian Catholic Graduates and Intellectuals Affairs (ISKA), and Indonesian Experiential Learning Association (AELI). He was a Vice Director/Editor in Chief/Board of Advisor in Majalah Trubus. Currently he's acted as a Guest Editor Flona Magazine, Hidup Magazine,[22] Obor Publisher, and a coloumnist at Kontan Tabloid and Business News Bulletin.

He has lived in Kampung Tipar, Village Mekarsari, Cimanggis, Depok, West Java, Indonesia. he lives and works at home. He is married with three children.

AwardsEdit

First award, in 1995 his poetry anthology titled Tuyul received an award Hadiah Sastra id:Ide Peluang Usaha Kecil untuk Pemula.[23]

Second award, The SEA Write Award 2009 (Southeast Asian Writer Award) in Bangkok together with seven other recipients of the countries Malaysia, Laos, Brunei, Singapore, Philippines, Thailand, Viet Nam, and he himself represented Indonesia.[24] A prestigious literary award in Southeast Asia. Award the SEA Write Award conducted since 1979 and given to the literary achievement in Southeast Asia. He received a plaque and some money. F. Rahardi received a prestigious gift by his The Rhinoceros Country (Negeri Badak), a lyric prose, a literary work which is not much cultivated by other writers. Before The Rhinoceros Country (Negeri Badak), F. Rahardi had written the lyrics to the title prose The Migration of The Bats (Migrasi Para Kampret).

Third award, F.Rahardi also won for the best Prose category with a work titled Lembata in the ninth Khatulistiwa Literary Award held at Plaza Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia, 10 November 2009.[25][26] For him the award is a recognition of this form of literature.

List of publicationsEdit

A list of publications is as follows[27]

I. The Poetry Anthologies: (1.) Soempah WTS (The Prostitute’s Oath) Published by Puisi Indonesia Foundations 1983 (2.) Catatan Harian Sang Koruptor (The Corruptor Diary) Published by PustakaSastra Foundations 1985 (3.) Silsilah Garong (The Robber Family Tree) Published by Pustaka Sastra Foundation 1990 (4.) Tuyul Published by Pustaka Sastra Foundation 1990 5. Pidato Akhir Tahun Seorang Germo (The Last Years Speech of The Pimp) Published by Puspa Swara 1997

II. The Short Story Anthologies: (1.) Kentrung Itelile Published by Puspa Swara 1993

III. The Lyrical Prose: (1.) Migrasi Para Kampret (The Migration of The Bats) Published by Puspa Swara 1993 (2.) Negeri Badak (The Rhinoceros Country) Published by Visi Media 2007

IV. Novel: (1.) Lembata Published by Lamalera 2008 (2.) Ritual Gunung Kemukus (The Kemukus Hills Ritual) Published by Lamalera 2008 (3.) Para Calon Presiden (The President Candidates) Published by Lamalera 2009

V. Other Kinds Of Books: (1.) Cerdas Beragrobisnis (The Best Idea of Agribusiness), Published by Kawan Pustaka 2003 (2.) Agar Tanaman Cepat Berbuah (The Handling of Fruits Crops), Publishing By Agromedia Pustaka 2007[28] (3.) Bercocoktanam Dalam Pot (The Containers Gardening), Publishing by Flona Magazine 2009 (4.) Panduan Lengkap Menulis Artikel, Feature, dan Esai (The Complete Tools Writing an Article, Feature, and Esay) Published by Kawan Pustaka 2006 (5.) Menguak Rahasia Bisnis Gereja (Opening in a Secret Church Business) Published by Visi Media 2007 (6.) Menggugat Tuhan (The God Accuse) Published by Kanisius 2000,[11] etc.

VI. An Article: More Than 700 article publish at Kompas, Suara Pembaruan, The Jakarta Post,[29] Tempo Magazine, Trubus Magazine,[30] Hidup Magazine, The Business News, Kontan, etc.

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ Rahardi, F. (1983). Soempah wts: kumpulan sajak. Puisi Indonesia. Archived from the original on 15 December 2018. Retrieved 6 February 2019.
  3. ^ "Pelajaran Empat Bulan*". Archived from the original on 10 December 2011. Retrieved 4 April 2014.
  4. ^ Rahardi, F. (1985). Catatan harian sang koruptor: empat lusin sajak. Pustaka Sastra. Archived from the original on 15 December 2018. Retrieved 6 February 2019.
  5. ^ Rahardi, F. (1990). Tuyul: kumpulan sajak, 1985–1989. Pustaka Sastra. ISBN 9789794890752. Archived from the original on 15 December 2018. Retrieved 6 February 2019.
  6. ^ Rahardi, F. (31 August 2005). Pidato akhir tahun seorang germo – F. Rahardi – Google Books. ISBN 9789798464119. Archived from the original on 16 January 2014. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  7. ^ Rahardi, F. (23 January 2007). Kentrung itelile: kumpulan cerpen manusia singkong – F. Rahardi – Google Books. ISBN 9789798312175. Archived from the original on 16 January 2014. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  8. ^ "Petani berdasi (Open Library)". openlibrary.org. Archived from the original on 2 April 2015. Retrieved 14 January 2014.
  9. ^ "Resources: Books & Dissertations (r)". library.ohiou.edu. Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 14 January 2014.
  10. ^ Rahardi, F. (23 December 2009). Petani berdasi – F. Rahardi – Google Books. ISBN 9789794891964. Archived from the original on 16 January 2014. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  11. ^ a b Rahardi, F. (2000). Menggugat Tuhan. Penerbit Kanisius. ISBN 9789796727100. Archived from the original on 15 December 2018. Retrieved 6 February 2019.
  12. ^ Rahardi, F. (1993). Migrasi para kampret: sebuah kisah tentang kampret yang tergusur. Puspa Swara. ISBN 9789798312335. Archived from the original on 15 December 2018. Retrieved 6 February 2019.
  13. ^ Rahardi, F. (10 November 1945). Negeri badak: sebuah prosa lirik – F. Rahardi – Google Books. ISBN 9789791043823. Archived from the original on 16 January 2014. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  14. ^ Rahardi, F. (January 2003). Cerdas Beragrobisnis; Mengubah Rintangan Menjadi Peluang Berinvestasi. AgroMedia. ISBN 9789793357492. Archived from the original on 15 December 2018. Retrieved 6 February 2019.
  15. ^ Rahardi, F. (January 2007). Agar Tanaman Cepat Berbuah. AgroMedia. ISBN 9789790061071. Archived from the original on 15 December 2018. Retrieved 6 February 2019.
  16. ^ Rahardi, F. (1983). Bercocok tanam dalam pot. Penebar Swadaya. ISBN 9789798031236. Archived from the original on 15 December 2018. Retrieved 6 February 2019.
  17. ^ Rahardi, F. (2006). Panduan lengkap menulis artikel, feature dan esai: modul dasar pelatihan ... – F. Rahardi – Google Books. ISBN 9789797571405. Archived from the original on 16 January 2014. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  18. ^ Rahardi, F. (2007). Menguak rahasia bisnis gereja. Visimedia. ISBN 9789791043564. Archived from the original on 15 December 2018. Retrieved 6 February 2019.
  19. ^ Rahardi, F. (23 June 2010). Ritual Gunung Kemukus: sebuah novel – F. Rahardi – Google Books. Archived from the original on 16 January 2014. Retrieved 21 February 2013.
  20. ^ Rahardi, F. (2009). Para calon presiden: sebuah novel. Lamalera. ISBN 9789792548181. Archived from the original on 15 December 2018. Retrieved 6 February 2019.
  21. ^ "Sugarcane no longer sweet for farmers – The Jakarta Post". lgtv.thejakartapost.com. Archived from the original on 16 January 2014. Retrieved 14 January 2014.
  22. ^ "Juanda, Jakarta Pusat: Temu Komsos Paroki KAJ – Hidup Katolik". hidupkatolik.com. July 2011. Archived from the original on 15 January 2014. Retrieved 14 January 2014.
  23. ^ "Ide Peluang Usaha Kecil untuk Pemula".
  24. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 19 April 2013. Retrieved 22 February 2013.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
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  28. ^ id:Eka Budianta
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  30. ^ "F. Rahardi – Peserta – Literary Biennale". literarybiennale.salihara.org. Archived from the original on 16 January 2014. Retrieved 14 January 2014.