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Democracy in Indonesia: Cultural Perspectives

14 March, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

More than 20 years since the fall of the Suharto regime, writers and journalists occupy a key role in shaping the cultural life of the world’s third largest democracy, reflecting on recent history and also contributing to discussion about the future direction of this achipelagic nation.  Prominent Indonesian writers Leila S. Chudori, Goenawan Mohamad and Norman Erikson Pasaribu will talk about their perspective on the Indonesian cultural scene in this key election year.

Chaired by Dr Ben Murtagh, Senior Lecturer in Indonesian and Malay, SOAS

Join us for a reception following the talk.


14 March, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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British Council
SOAS Centre for South East Asian Studies


Underground / National Rail Station
Russell Square


SOAS Alumni Lecture Theatre (SALT)
Paul Webley Wing (Senate House North Block) SOAS University of London, Russell Square
London, WC1E 7HU
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