[Recent non-performed writing. Bilingual, Okka has been writing poetry, nonfiction and fiction in English since early childhood, and dabbles in Indonesian.]
Forthcoming: Rope, Okka's first full-length poetry collection, will be published by Nine Arches Press in October 2017.
Forthcoming: Currently co-editing, with Sandra Alland and Daniel Sluman, Nine Arches Press' anthology of UK-based D/deaf and disabled poets (slated for publication in May 2017), the first of its kind: Stairs and Whispers: D/deaf and Disabled Poets Write Back.
Forthcoming: Writing and mixed media projects, including her PhD project at Goldsmiths. She also continues to work on essays and poetry.
Forthcoming: Fiction in Economic Science Fictions anthology, Goldsmiths Press.
Forthcoming: Essay in the Research in Drama Education Journal (peer-reviewed), special issue.
Forthcoming: Two poems in Paris Lit Up.
Forthcoming: Two poems in Poetry Review.
Co-Editor, with Ng Yi-Sheng, of HEAT: An Anthology of Southeast Asian Urban Writing, Fixi Novo, Buku Fixi Publishing, April 2016. Part of the Heat-Flesh-Trash trilogy.
"Rules of Engagement" (poem) in 20th annual issue of the journal Sin Fronteras/Writers Without Borders, March 2016.
“Tsunami Pilgrims” (poem) in photography/poetry book “Surabaya Beat”, Afterhours Publishing, June 2015.
“Triptych” and “Swimming” (poems) in “The Murmur House Volume I: Welcome to Warmth”, 2014.
“Mani Hawa”, “Lima Puisi Dalam Bahasa Indonesia”, “Anti-Sensor Diri” [three poems], in “Antologi Puisi 100 Penyair Perempuan” [“Anthology of 100 Women Poets”], Komunitas Penulis Perempuan Indonesia [KPPI] Publishing, 2014.
Experimental fiction series, in 6 parts, for Whiteboard Journal (Feb-July 2013):
“The Olfactory ‘Other’”, The State Vol. III, Fall 2012. Visual and written piece on social perceptions of smells in one’s own and other countries.
“Indonesia’s Double Mountain”, The State Vol. II, Summer 2012. On Indonesian arts education and the role of creative work in development discourse.