Main Program: A Question of Faith



 
27 Oct 2017 10:15 - 11:30
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NEKA. Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)
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For these writers, an intellectual engagement with religion has been an ongoing preoccupation. What can an objective discussion of religion teach us in a time when fundamentalism is dividing societies? We’re bringing religion out of its formal institutions to discover what it has to offer non-believers.

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Bagi para penulis ini, keterlibatan intelektual dengan agama telah menjadi keasyikan yang terus berlanjut. Apa yang bisa didiskusikan secara obyektif tentang agama yang mengajarkan kita di saat fundamentalisme memisahkan masyarakat? Kami membawa agama keluar dari badan formal untuk menemukan apa yang dianjurkan orang-orang yang tidak beriman.

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Rio Helmi

Rio Helmi has been photographing Asia, and writing for international publications, since 1978. His work can be seen in magazines, documentaries, and more than 20 large-format photographic books. He blogs …


Erri De Luca

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Marina Mahathir

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Robert Dessaix

Robert Dessaix is an Australian writer and translator whose best-known books are the autobiography A Mother’s Disgrace, the novel Night Letters, the travel memoirs Twilight of Love and Arabesques, and …



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