Issue 36
Welcome to Issue 36 - the issue, alas, that coincides with the Bali bombing on 12 October 2002. We need your contributions: links with Indonesia, what your institution is doing, achievements,special offerings, problems being faced at present, interesting new approaches,reviews of publications, news of government initiatives (or those needed),even professional gossip (who is where now), conference calls, useful websites. All these things help us to keep in touch in between our biennial ASILE and ASAA Conferences. 
The proceedings of ASILE conferences and other articles will be posted on the WACANA e-journal at 
Harry Aveling, Latrobe U

Phillip Mahnken, Sunshine Coast

The Indonesian Studies Newsletter
of the Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA)

Issue 36 September - December 2002

  • Monash Asia Institute and its Bulletin
  • ACICIS Security and the Bali Bombing
  • Indonesian expressions of solidarity Ucapan ikut berdukacita
  • Public forum - 'Terrorism at Australia's Front Door? The Future of Islam & Politics in Indonesia' - hosted by Radio Australia's Peter Mares at the Sidney Myer Asia Centre at The University of Melbourne this Wednesday evening.
  • Islamic Council of Victoria and the Victorian Council of Churches Press release
  • Global Terrorism - Why Bali San Francisco Chronicle
  • Interfaith dialogue in Indonesia and Australia
  • Post Bali Bombing email between students
  • Film "Titian rambut_dibelah tujuh"
  • Knowing Ourselves and Others The Humanities in Australia into the 21st Century by the Australian Academy of the Humanities. See especially Asian Languages & Literature and European Languages and Literature
  • NTU Lombok In-country Program cancelled
  • After The Bali Bombings A panel discussion on Indonesia, Australia and Islam, Sidney Myer Asia Centre,12 Dec. 2002
  • KITLV Archive thousands of photos and texts online
  • 7th National Conference of ASILE in Adelaide 7-8 July 2003 - "Spice up your Indonesian"!
  • Land of a Hundred Heroes by Wimar Witoelaar 14 Dec 2002
  • ABC's Asia Pacific program under threat - again!
  • Queensland - Central Java cooperation reenvigorated
  • The Language Clans - by Sharon Bell and David Moss (stimulating paper by two Deans of Arts Faculties) - coming as soon as permission obtained.
  • Your views and news, please.

    Go forward to Issue 37