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Afrizal Malna


Since completing the SLA in 1976, Afrizal Malna not attend school. In 1981, he studied at the School of Philosophy Driyarkara, Jakarta, as a special student to mid issued in 1983. At the age of 27 years, Afrizal Malna married. For over ten years he has worked in the construction contractor, ships freight forwarding, and life insurance. Now more active in the arts, as a director of performing arts, installation art curator, poet and writer.

Poetry, short stories, and essays published in Horison, Compass, News Buana, Republika, Sovereignty of the People, Jawa Pos, Surabaya Post, Mind, Ulumul Qur'an, and others. Afrizal Malna poetry scene that stands out is the depiction of the modern world and urban life, as well as material objects from the environment. Contact objects that is what creates the feel and style of poetic. Images in everyday life, side by side display (juxtaposition) is rowdy, hiruk pikuk, almost chaotic, messy, chaotic, reflected in the titles of his poems, such as: "Antropologi Kaleng-Kaleng Coca Cola", "Fanta Merah untuk Dewa-Dewa", "Migrasi di Kamar Mandi", "Pelajaran Bahasa Inggris Tentang Berat Badan".