TENTANG F.RAHARDI

01/12/2009 at 07:30 (artikel)

F. Rahardi, lahir di Ambarawa, Jawa Tengah, 10 Juni 1950. Penyair, wartawan, penulis artikel, kolom, kritik sastra, cerita pendek, dan novel. Pendidikan drop out kelas II SMA 1967, dan lulus ujian persamaan SPG 1969. Pernah menjadi guru SD, dan kepala sekolah di Kecamatan Limbangan, Kabupaten Kendal, Jawa Tengah. Tahun 1974 ke Jakarta, dan alih profesi menjadi wartawan, editor serta penulis artikel/kolom di berbagai media.

Pertama kali menulis puisi akhir tahun 1960an, dimuat di Majalah Semangat, dan Basis (Yogya), serta Horison (Jakarta). Baru kemudian menulis artikel, kritik sastra, cerpen, dan novel.

Karyanya antara lain: Kumpulan puisi Soempah WTS (1983), Catatan Harian Sang Koruptor (1985), Silsilah Garong (1990), Tuyul (1990) dan Pidato Akhir Tahun Seorang Germo (1997). Kumpulan cerpen Kentrung Itelile (1993). Prosa lirik Migrasi Para Kampret (1993), dan Negeri Badak (2007). Novel Lembata (2008), Ritual Gunung Kemukus (2008), dan Para Calon Presiden (2009). Buku-buku non fiksi antara lain: Bercocok Tanam dalam Pot (1983), Petani Berdasi (1994), Menggugat Tuhan (2000). Cerdas Beragrobisnis (2003), Agar Tanaman Cepat Berbuah (2007), Panduan Lengkap Menulis Artikel, Feature dan Esai (2006), Menguak Rahasia Bisnis Gereja (2007).

Tahun 1984, pernah dilarang oleh Dewan Kesenian Jakarta, ketika berniat membawa para Pekerja Seks Komersial (PSK), dalam acara pembacaan sajaknya Soempah WTS (1984) di TIM, Jakarta. Tahun 1986 kembali dilarang oleh aparat keamanan, ketika akan membacakan Catatan Harian Sang Koruptor, juga di TIM, Jakarta. Tanggal 30 Desember 1997. meluncurkan kumpulan puisinya, Pidato Akhir Tahun Seorang Germo, di rumah Soeharto, salah seorang mucikari di komplek lokalisasi PSK di Silir, Surakarta, Jawa Tengah. Tahun 1995, kumpulan puisi Tuyul, mendapat penghargaan dari Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa Kementerian Pendidikan Nasional. Tahun 2009 Prosa Lirik Negeri Badak, mendapat penghargaan South East Asia Write Award, dan Novel Lembata mendapat penghargaan Khatulistiwa Literary Award.

Pendiri Forum Kerjasama Agribisnis (FKA), Asosiasi Wisata Agro Indonesia (AWAI), Yayasan Pengembangan Masyarakat Banten Selatan, dan Asosiasi Experiential Learning Indonesia (AELI). Pengurus Perhimpunan Anggrek Indonesia (PAI). Sekarang menjadi Redaktur Senior di Penerbit Obor, dan kolumnis tetap di Kontan, Majalah Flona, dan Ide Bisnis. ***


F. Rahardi (Floribertus Rahardi). Born Ambarawa, Central Java, Indonesia, June 10, 1950. He is a poet and a journalist. 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 elementary 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 1960’s and was published in Semangat Magazine, Basis Magazine (Jogjakarta), and Horison magazine (Jakarta). He then wrote articles, critiques on literature, short stories, and novels.

His Works

His literary works among others are: poetry anthology Soempah WTS (The Prostitutes Pledge) (1983), Catatan Harian Sang Koruptor (The Diary of a Corruptor, 1985), Silsilah Garong (Family Tree of a Robber, 1990), Tuyul (The Small Bald Ghost, 1990), and Pidato Akhir Tahun Seorang Germo (New Year’s Eve Speech of a Pimp, 1997). Short stories anthology Kentrung Itelile (1993). Lyrical prose Migrasi Para Kampret (The Migration of Bats, 1993), and Negeri Badak (The Rhinoceros Country, 2007). Novels Lembata (2008), Ritual Gunung Kemukus (The Ritual of Kemukus Hill, 2008), and Para Calon Presiden (The Presidency Candidates, 2009).Non fiction works  Petani Berdasi (The Farmer who Wears A Tie, 1994). Menggugat Tuhan (Blaspheming God, 2000). Cerdas Beragrobisnis (Smart Agrobusiness, 2003), Agar Tanaman Cepat Berbuah (Tips for Accelerating Plants to Bear Fruits, 2007), Bercocok Tanam dalam Pot (The Pot Plant Handling, 2009), Panduan Lengkap Menulis Artikel, 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).

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. In December 30, 1997 he launched his book titled “New Years Eve Speach 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.

He founded The Agribusiness Working Forum (FKA) 1999, Indonesian Agrotourism Association (AWAI) 1999, South Banten Community Development Foundation, Indonesian Experiential Learning Association (AELI). He currently involved in several public organization, among them are Indonesian Orchids Society (PAI) 1989 until now, The Indonesian Catholic Graduates and Intellectuals Affairs (ISKA) 1997 – 2010. Currently he’s acted as a coloumnist at Flona and Ide Bisnis Magazine, Kontan (Weekly and Daily), and senior editors Obor Publisher.

First award, in 1995 his poetry anthology titled Tuyul received an award Hadiah Sastra Pusat Bahasa. 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. 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. 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.

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4 Komentar

  1. Roy Thaniago said,

    Mas Rahardi,

    akhirnya bikin blog juga ya. Menurut saya memang penting sebagai, setidaknya, arsip.
    Salam,
    Roy

  2. beningtirta said,

    Selamat sore, saya boleh minta kontak penerbit Lamalera untuk buku Lembata? Saya ingin sekali punya satu eksamplar, setelah baca sedikit di dsebuah kafe di Jakarta.

  3. sihalohoisme said,

    Salam kenal.

  4. yoyok said,

    slamat pagi pak Rahardi, saya tertarik dg tulisan bapak tentang MDM, mhn saya bisa menghubungi bapak dimana ya? tks.

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