Indonesian Poetic Reflections

We are featuring a range of books that include both translations and analyses of Indonesian poetic works and literature.

The Act of Killing

"The Act of Killing” blends the horrific & the absurd in a disturbing cocktail addressing the political turmoil in Indonesia in 1965. (on 3/26)

The Act of Killing

"The Act of Killing” blends the horrific & the absurd in a disturbing cocktail addressing the political turmoil in Indonesia in 1965. (on 3/26)

The Year of Living Dangerously

Join us for a classic film set when the Sukarno regime was shaky and the war in Viet Nam was just heating up. (Film screens on 3/19)

Southeast Asia Films at AAS

A list of four film screenings from Cambodia and Indonesia at the upcoming Association for Asian Studies conference.

Indra Aziz TED Talk

Indra Aziz talks about owing his life to music at TEDxUbud in 2012.

NOAH

The Indonesian band formally known as Peterpan reunited in 2012 under the new name NOAH with similar rock pop hits.

Step Vaessen TED Talk

In her talk Step describes how Twitter and Facebook have had a dramatic impact on her work as an Al Jazeera journalist in Southeast Asia.

Kelli Swazey TED Talk

Anthropologist Dr. Kelli Swazey gives us insight into the culture of the Torajan tribesmen, who spend their entire lives preparing for their deaths.