Main Program: Twenty Years Later

26 Oct 2018 09:00 - 10:00
/ 4-Day or 1-Day Main Program Pass
NEKA. Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)

Indonesia, 1998. With the fall of Suharto’s 32-year autocratic regime following years of political turmoil, rioting, and violence, the ‘Reformation Era’ was ushered in. Heaped upon it were promises of freedom, prosperity, and a corruption-free society. Four thinkers weigh in on what has – and hasn’t – changed since that momentous year.

Indonesia, 1998. Dengan kejatuhan rezim otokratik Suharto yang telah berlangsung selama 32 tahun dan penuh dengan kekacauan politik, kerusuhan, serta kekerasan, ‘Era Reformasi’ masuk dan menggantikannya. Era ini penuh dengan janji-janji mengenai kekebasan, kemakmuran, dan masyarakat yang bebas korupsi. Empat cendekiawan menimbang apa saja yang telah – dan tidak – berubah sejak tahun yang penting tersebut.


I Wayan Juniarta

Wayan Juniarta is a journalist who finds solace in crafting essays following his tragically failed attempt at writing poetry. His first and probably last book, Bungklang-Bungkling, records the hilarity and …

Saras Dewi

Saras Dewi is a Balinese poet, activist and academic. She is a lecturer at the University of Indonesia, teaching themes including Ecofeminism, Ecological Philosophy, Eastern Philosophy, Philosophy of Literature and …

Haidar Bagir

Haidar Bagir is an Indonesian entrepreneur, philanthropist, author, lecturer, and President Director of the Mizan Group. His latest book is Islam: The Faith of Love and Happiness published by Kube …

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