Conference, useful information

Originally posted on MEM-ARTS:
Memory and globalization in artistic and creative practices 16-17 June 2017 Lyon Venue MILC – Maison Internationale des Langues et des Cultures 35 rue Raulin – Lyon 7e 4th floor, rooms 410 and 409 registration at the entrance hall ? Google Map Arrival By plane: to go to the city from…

CFP – Education, migration, and translation (U of Otago)

Originally posted on Asian Australian Studies Research Network (AASRN):
Research Symposium, Sunday 26 November 2017 Hosted by the Centre for Global Migrations, Dunedin, University of Otago Keynote speaker: Professor Michael Singh (Western Sydney University) In educational contexts, those who experience or encounter migration in its many manifestations will negotiate linguistic, cultural and/or epistemological translation. Translation…

Permainan KIM

Originally posted on Catatan St.Nagari:
Salah satu kupon yang dipakai dalam permainan KIM Kesenian Irama Minang (KIM) merupakan salah satu jenis pertunjukan hiburan di Minangkabau. Kerap digelar untuk memeriahkan suatu acara semisal reuni, ramah tamah, silaturahmi, dan lain-lain judulnya. Kami mula mengenail jenis hiburan ini tatkala bertugas di Kota Arang, setiap malam Ahad diadakan…

Conferences in 2017

​ ACAH2017: Call For Papers The Asian Conference on Arts and Humanities 2017 Conference Theme: “History, Story, Narrative” Thursday, March 30 – Sunday, April 2 2017 Abstract Submission Process In order to present at the conference, your abstract must first pass a double blind peer review. Upon payment of registration fees, your presentation will be…

Silat talkshow at Parung Indonesia

talkshow This morning I was browsing instagram  when I should be writing down my research, but then I found a talkshow on silat going to be held  near the area where I live:). There will … Source: Silat talkshow at Parung Indonesia

Turning Down the Heat in the Kitchen

Originally posted on Tales Told Out of School:
So I wrote this post a month or so ago, tried to find a venue for it, but nobody bit.  The issues it examines have continued to weigh on me, however, and I wanted to get it “out there.”  So I give it to you here instead.…

My reflections today

Well apparently being consistent  in writing for a blog is not an easy accomplishment. So hats off to all of you active bloggers out there. I came across some interesting things on the internet today. One was about digital learning and MOOC, massive open source learning. Hmmmm, are we Indonesians ready for that? Well maybe…

Brief History of Pencak Silat

Originally posted on THE MARTIALXCHANGE:
Raid star Iko Uwais Brief History of Pencak Silat What is the definition of Pencak Silat? The official name used to indicate more than 800 martial arts schools and styles spread across more than 13,000 islands in Indonesia is called “pencak silat”. However, this is actually a compound name consisting…