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A Feminist Trajectory of Literary Influences

Inside Indonesia, April 24, 2016 *An earlier version of this essay was presented at the ‘70 Years of Textual Production in Indonesia’ conference at Goethe University (12–13 October 2015) in conjunction with the Frankfurt Book Fair, where Indonesia was guest of honour in 2015.     I started to think about literary influences more frequently after

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Tracing Frictions in The Act of Killing

Intan Paramaditha Film Quarterly, Vol. 67 No. 2 (Winter 2013), pp. 44-49.* “The Indonesian criminal is, then, not an Other, different from oneself. His face, rather, is an object one sees through, as one sees through spectacles or telescopes.” James T. Siegel Joshua Oppenheimer has called The Act of Killing his love letter to Indonesia. It did

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Menghapus Sebagai Mengingat (Majalah Tempo, 2011)

Tulisan ini adalah versi lebih panjang dari esai yang dimuat di majalah Tempo, 24 Januari 2011 Menghapus Sebagai Mengingat Perempuan yang Dihapus Namanya – Avianti Armand  oleh: Intan Paramaditha Pembacaan ulang atas Alkitab adalah proyek yang berkelanjutan dalam produksi kebudayaan di Barat. Pemisahan agama dari kehidupan sekuler sejak zaman Pencerahan tak menghilangkan fungsi Alkitab sebagai

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