Sonia Pisca

Sonia Piscayanti

Kadek Sonia Piscayanti was born in Singaraja, Bali, on March 4, 1984. She is now teaching in English Education Department, Ganesha University of Education. She teaches literature such as poetry, prose fiction and drama. She has published some books such as Karena Saya Ingin Berlari Saya Ingin Berlari� (Akar Indonesia, Yogyakarta, 2007), Literature book “Literature is Fun� (Pustaka Ekspresi, 2012), a compilation of five scripts “The Story of A Tree� (Mahima Institute Indonesia, 2014). She was invited as speaker in Ubud Writers and Readers Festival in 2012 and 2013. She was also invited for Creative Writing Program at Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia (2011 and 2012). She has spoken about women and identity in OzAsia Festival, Adelaide Australia (2013). She directed and performed her own script “Layonsari� in Netherlands and France for Culture Grant from Directorate of Higher Education Indonesia (2014). She has also published a book on drama, The Art of Drama, The Art of Life (Graha Ilmu, 2014). Her newly published stories anthology “A Woman Without A Name� (Mahima Institute Indonesia, 2015). She has presented her papers through national and international conference such as “The Role of Literature (Prose Fiction Writing) to Build Student’s Character� (International Conference, Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta, 2011), “The Effect of Literature-Based Instruction on Student’s English Achievement with Differing Achievement Motivation� (National Conference, Petra Christian University, Surabaya, 2011), “The Effect of Character and Balinese Local Culture Based Learning Upon the Achievement on English Narrative Writing� (National Conference, Udayana University, 2012), “Inventing Character Values in Prose Fiction Creative Process� (International Conference, Ganesha University of Education, 2013), “The Effect of Lecturer Certifiation upon the Lecture Performance of The Ganesha University of Education Lecturers� (National Conference, Ganesha University of Education, 2014), “Using Local-Based Characters And Values In Literature Course (Intrenational Conference, TEFLIN, 2015)�, “Bringing Local Cultures and Values in EFL Literature Course� (International Conference, University Putra Malaysia, 2016)

Member Since: 5/2/2016

Country: Indonesia

Identity: Writer

Workplace: University

sonia_pisca@yahoo.com

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