Monash Herb Feith Indonesian Engagement Centre

Monash Herb Feith Indonesian Engagement Centre

A dynamic and contemporary centre for Monash researchers engaging with Indonesia, aiming to provide a platform for developing strong relationships and collaborations for mutual benefit.

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Herb Feith Dialogue Launched

Herb Feith Dialogue Launched

The Centre proudly launched a new initiative the Herb Feith Dialogue series, featuring award winning author-singer-songwriter Dewi (Dee) Lestari in the evening of 13 June 2019.

19 June 2019

MISS 4: Media, Environment and Stories about Everyday Life

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“Narrative is such a vital part of the process by which humans make sense of crises in public life, or feel inspired to work towards solutions. So, we need inspiring and inclusive narratives, and also to be more critical of narratives that push divisive messages.”

27 May 2019

Indonesian Art and Activism

One of Indonesia’s most prolific poster artists, Alit Ambara was a Visiting Fellow of the Herb Feith Indonesian Engagement Centre. In collaboration with the Sir Louis Matheson Library, the Centre co-hosted a series of events featuring him under the theme of ‘Arts & Activism’.

13 May 2019

MISS 3: "The Memetics of Cerita Silat"

“The Memetics of Cerita Silat” by  Professor Edward Buckingham

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MISS 2: Professor Janet Steele on Journalisms of Islam

Speaking to an audience that fully-packed the venue of our Monash Indonesian Seminar Series on March 14, 2019, Janet Steele addressed the question of what Islamic journalism might mean in Indonesia and Malaysia in the past 20 years.

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