Nation Building in Timor-Leste

Nation Building in Timor-Leste: National Identity Contests and Crises a talk by Jonathan Henick, Political Science Nation building has tended to focus on the role of political elites in constructing ...

Nation Building in Timor-Leste

A talk from a recent doctoral dissertation at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa on national identity in Timor-Leste. (on 3/12)
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Stories of Timorese Struggles

This week we have selected literature with different forms of storytelling relating to Timorese struggles.

Ego Lemos

Ego Lemos composed the title song for the movie "Balibo," and is also an important environmental activist/scholar from Timor-Leste.
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Band Teleu Nekaf

A rare find this week is our first Timor song from the Meto people.


This week's Bookshelf Spotlight features five books on Timor Leste
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East Timor 1975 - Five Journalists are missing while one man searches for the truth.