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Silent : for M Its time to silent there is the line I can’t cross… I don’t need a detour. I don’t know if this is going to workI’m not totally sure I should try I have all these mixed feelings: blue, grey, red… Its time to silent the bond will always be there Just remember even with the distance …

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REPORT: Nyai Ontosoroh Theatre Project

NARATIVE REPORT Nyai Ontosoroh Theater Project Pontianak – Bandung – Solo – Jogja – Lampung – Surabaya – Jakarta THE IDEA The idea of adapting Pramoedya’s novel for the stage, focusing on the story and character of Nyai Ontosoroh, was first proposed by Faiza Marzoeki. She has written this adaptation of Pramoedya’s novel, which he wrote in Buru Island prison …

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Polygamy is a form of violence against women

by Faiza Mardzoeki July 25 2003 marks a setback in the Indonesian women’s movement. On that date an Indonesian businessman, a restaurant owner, organised an award ceremony for males who had married more than one wife. This event was held in the Arya Duta Hotel. More than 30 women’s organisations as well as individuals from Jakarta protested this event. Among …

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