Roy Thaniago menulis dan meneliti tentang media, budaya, dan masyarakat. Bekerja di Remotivi dan mengajar di Universitas Multimedia Nusantara. Menempuh studi master Kajian Media dan Komunikasi di Lund University, Swedia.
JILF is an annual international literary festival initiated by the Literary Committee of Jakarta Arts Council (JAC). Just as JAC was built and nurtured by artists and for arts, JILF was founded by writers for the sake of literature and book industry.