fbpx

Main Program | Daughter of Dragons

13 Oct 2021 15:15 - 16:00
/ IDR 299,000 (All Main Program Access)
Online via townscript.com | Live in Indus Restaurant. Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)

Clarice Gargard had always known her father as an idealist who fought for those less fortunate until she discovered he worked closely with Liberia’s dictator, Charles Taylor. In her book, Daughter of Dragons, she seeks to find out how her father could have supported a tyrant. She speaks to Debra Yatim and takes us on a tour of Liberia’s rich and tumultuous history.

This session is presented in English

Clarice Gargard selalu mengenal ayahnya sebagai seorang idealis yang berjuang untuk mereka yang kurang beruntung sampai dia mengetahui bahwa ayahnya bekerja sama dengan diktator Liberia, Charles Taylor. Dalam bukunya, Daughter of Dragons, dia mencari tahu bagaimana ayahnya bisa mendukung seorang tiran. Dia berbicara kepada Debra Yatim dan membawa kami dalam tur sejarah Liberia yang kaya dan penuh gejolak.

Sesi ini dipersembahkan dalam Bahasa Inggris

Featuring

Debra Yatim

Debra Yatim is an activist, journalist, columnist, filmmaker, and founder of multiple organizations, including Yayasan Kalyanamitra, one of the oldest women NGOs in Indonesia. She has published multiple poetry collections …


Clarice Gargard

Journalist and social advocate, Clarice Gargard, is an NRC columnist. Her work is centred around resistance, intersectional feminism, and social justice. She is the Founder of Lilith Mag, a feminist …



More like this

Main Program | The Many Faces of Gender in Literature

The freedom of gender expression and fluidity continues to face challenges throughout times. Art and literature is widely considered as moderate fluid spaces that create spaces for openness to the …


Main Program | Indonesian Women Storytellers

Muna Masyari, Ramayda Akmal, and Tias Yuliana present the dark reality of women in traditional customs and modern utopias. Their novels show the multiple layers of female characters as well …


Main Program | Women of a Certain Rage

Australian politician and academic Anne Aly, award-winning children’s author Meg McKinlay, and documentary filmmaker Victoria Midwinter Pitt are all three exceptional women of widely different backgrounds. They have come together …