Jul 18, 2018 Last Updated 6:30 AM, Jul 17, 2018

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Harrowing and healing

The Healing of Bali, a documentary produced and directed by John Darling, (video, 50 minutes), Taman Sari Productions, 2003.

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Review: This book is a useful contribution to a very small body of scholarly work in English on Indonesian literature.

Pam Allen

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Review: Goenawan's essays investigate the meaning of difference in many forms

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Generation 98

Djenar Maesa Ayu – one of Indonesia’s exciting new female authors

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Review: Toraja comes alive in this book through the detailed descriptions and interlinking of political, social, economic, and religious processes.

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Review: This book is an important and timely discussion of how nation, belonging, same-gender/same-sex identity and desire as well as geography all intersect in Indonesia

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Review: This book provides readers with an alternative history of Indonesia

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Review: A History of Modern Indonesia is written in eloquent prose and contains fascinating information on different eras of Indonesian history.

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Remembering the gang rapes of May 1998

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Photo essay: Alive, but not living

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Living in limbo   Credit: Ali Froghi

Refugees in Makassar protest the sudden increase in heavy policing by immigration authorities

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