JJ Rizal

Indonesia

JJ Rizal founded Penerbit Komunitas Bambu which specialized in cultural and humanities science books. He is a columnist for historical writings in various prominent mass media, and in 2009 he received the Anugerah Budaya from the Governor of DKI Jakarta. His writing about Junghuhn in National Geographic Indonesia was chosen as The Best International 2010. JJ Rizal wrote several history books, a collection of poems, and also 2 movies about cultural history.