Tag Archives: activism

Event: Women’s Resistance Through Arts and the Media in Indonesia (Perdu & Read My World, Amsterdam)

February 9, 20:00 Perdu (http://perdu.nl) Kloveniersburgwal 86 1012 CZ Amsterdam Praktisch: Free entrance Doors open: 19:30 Met Intan Paramaditha Women’s Resistance Through Arts and the Media in Indonesia   The discourse of sexuality is inseparable from the tension and polarization that characterize politics and culture in Indonesia. Last year, after a series of anti-LGBT statements

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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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Wawancara dengan Pamflet Newsletter

Pamflet Newsletter 3 Pamflet Newsletter #3, Agustus 2014 “Bicara Tentang Partisipasi Politik Anak Muda, Anak Muda yang Mana?” Bagaimanakah partisipasi politik anak muda di era awal Reformasi? Jatuhnya Suharto menciptakan euforia politik dan perayaan kebebasan berekspresi, tapi tak lama kemudian anak muda mulai menyadari bahwa reformasi di tataran elit politik sangat lambat. Tentu ada perubahan

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