Main Program | Andreas Harsono: Race, Islam and Power



 
25 Oct 2019 11:45 - 12:45
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Andreas Harsono has covered Indonesia for Human Rights Watch since 2008. His new book Race, Islam and Power: Ethnic and Religious Violence in Post-Suharto Indonesia is the result of his 15-year project to document how race and religion have become increasingly prevalent in the nation’s politics. Join him in conversation with long-term Indonesian media watcher, Janet Steele.

Andreas Harsono telah meliput Indonesia untuk Human Rights Watch sejak 2008. Buku barunya Race, Islam and Power: Ethnic and Religious Violence in Post-Suharto Indonesia adalah hasil dari proyek 15 tahunnya untuk mendokumentasikan bagaimanan ras dan agama menjadi hal yang semakin lazim dalam politik negeri ini. Bergabunglah dengannya dalam percakapan mendalam bersama pengamat media Indonesia senior, Janet Steele.

 

 

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Janet Steele

Janet Steele is a Professor of Journalism at George Washington University, where she teaches narrative journalism. Her most recent book, Mediating Islam: Cosmopolitan Journalisms in Muslim Southeast Asia, focuses on journalism, Islam, …


Andreas Harsono

Andreas Harsono has covered Indonesia for Human Rights Watch since 2008. He has reported for The Jakarta Post, Bangkok’s Nation and Kuala Lumpur’s Star, and edited Pantau, a magazine on …



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