Welcome to Issue 44 - second issue for 2005.
Mahnken, Sunshine Coast
Aveling, Latrobe U
Gadis Lombok, From Lex Barber
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The Indonesian Studies Newsletter
of the Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA)
Issue 44 May - August 2005
Indonesian Postgraduate Roundtable 28 May, Melbourne Uni
Speaking with Cloth: Cerita Dalam Kain Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT)
stunning online exhibition to accompany the real thing.
Some Lombok Images from Lex Barber and Bree Sonter and Leah Potts
New book on Chinese Indonesians
Remembering vocabulary in your foreign language
Schapelle Corby: You will know the answer when you understand the question by Rob Goodfellow
Behind the Corby frenzy
By Dewi Anggraeni Australian correspondent Tempo News magazine Indonesia May 30, 2005
The Bali backlash by F Farouque in the Age 31-5-05 full Age coverage
Jaksa Agung Kecewa Bali Post
Kasus Corby Tak Ganggu Hubungan Canberra Jakarta KOMPAS
Bob Elson of UQ Engage not Rage 1 June 2005 [Local copy]
The Indonesian Presidency: From Personal toward Constitutional Rule new book by Angus McIntyre
Corby, the Tsunami and Depictions of Asia in Australia
eminent speakers and forum in Melbourne iLecture online
Recent Asialink iLectures. (audio files) e.g. H.E. Dr Mari Pangestu, Indonesian Minister for Trade
21 March 2005. Also John Howard and Kevin Rudd on Australia's Engagement with Asia - A New Paradigm. See also Recent Lecture, Seminar and Forum transcripts
3rd Herb Feith Lecture by Dr Joan Hardjono: 4-8- 2005 Can Indonesia hold?
Unity and diversity revisited
Tasmania Workshop on Indonesia ARTS, CULTURE AND POLITICAL AND SOCIAL CHANGE SINCE SUHARTO
Gendering Governance and Security in Australia, Asia and the Pacific: Early Career Researchers Workshop
Swapping Lives... An exciting new cross media project for students: a documentary; website; and online forum that is both educational and interactive.
ASILE site - record of 2005 Conference including photos and planning site for ASILE 2007 on the Sunshine Coast
Joan Hardjono talks on "The state of education in Indonesia"
Julia Suryakusuma book launch: Sex Power and Nation in Sydney 23 Aug.2005
Australia - Indonesian Institute School Exchange Small Grants
'Between Worlds' - Ubud Writers & Readers Festival
Please send any news of developments in Indonesian studies or a link to descriptions of your current or past research.
Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology
Prof. Iain McCalman's
"Making Culture Bloom" (PDF) [Also at Academy of Hum anities Must read.]
Also still useful is the 2002 ADDRESS BY THE CHIEF OF ARMY LIEUTENANT GENERAL PETER J. COSGROVE AC, MC. TO THE AUSTRALIAN PRINCIPALS ASSOCIATION PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL (APAPDC)- MELBOURNE 30 MAY 2002
Your views and news, please.
Please scan past issues. There is relevant reading for students and teachers alike in many of these issues.
Issue 43, 42, 41, 40,39, 38, 37, 36, 35, 34, 33, 32, 31, 30, 29, 28, 27, 26 [July-Sept 1999]
Older issues of the Newsletter can be downloaded from ANU Sept 96 April
1997 Nov 1997
Issue 26 on web: July-Sept 1999 Issue 27
Jembatan: Crossing Bridges
at Curtin University
3-5 July 2005.
Curtin Uni, WA.
3rd International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities
Cambridge, UK, 2-5 Aug, 2005
4th International Symposium of the Journal Antropologi Indonesia
Indonesia in the Changing Global Context:
Building Cooperation and Partnership?
Close Neighbours - Strong Partners: Strengthening the relationship with Indonesia
Indonesia Culture Week Conference
14 -15 August 2005
in Darwin, NT
Indonesian Update ANU
23-24 September 2005
See 2004 site
ICOC Indonesian Council Open Conference
26-27 Sept. 2005
(non-refereed to help postgrads and less experienced academics - 120
people in Canberra last time) including Inside Indonesia editing workshop
National Online Seminar
7 October 2005 (TBC)
Berita Bahasa Indonesia
NSW Bulletin for Teachers of Indonesian
proceedings of ASILE conferences and other articles are posted
on the WACANA e-journal when available.