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The LGBT Debate and the Fear of “Gerakan”

This is the longer version of an article published in The Jakarta Post, February 27, 2016. Intan Paramaditha*     The LGBT debate in Indonesia today speaks volumes about different kinds of fear. It reflects the fear of the dissolution of heteronormative values and national morality, which, since the Reformasi, have been embedded within a conservative interpretation

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New Book: Spinner of Darkness & Other Tales

btw book 2015 A trilingual mini book consisting of four stories by Intan Paramaditha has been published. The stories appear in English (translated by Stephen Epstein), German (translated by Pauline Kurbasik), and Indonesian. The translation is part of the BTW book series published by Lontar Foundation, first introduced at the 2015 Frankfurt Book Fair in

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