Professor Ariel Heryanto FAHA is the incoming Herb Feith Professor for the Study of Indonesia, Monash University. He is the author of Identity and Pleasure: The Politics of Indonesian Screen Culture, Singapore: NUS Press (2014).
Entries by Ariel Heryanto, https://indonesiaatmelbourne.unimelb.edu.au/author/ariel/
https://indonesiaatmelbourne.unimelb.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Museum-PKI-9-1.jpg 400 495 Ariel Heryanto, https://indonesiaatmelbourne.unimelb.edu.au/author/ariel/ http://indonesiaatmelbourne.unimelb.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/PRIMARY_A_Vertical_Housed_CMYK-trans-180.png Ariel Heryanto, https://indonesiaatmelbourne.unimelb.edu.au/author/ariel/2018-01-16 13:23:432020-09-29 15:13:27The biggest hoax of all: the 30 September Movement
Many Indonesians are concerned about the damage that hoaxes and so-called "fake news" are doing to social cohesion. Professor Ariel Heryanto writes that it is difficult to find a more powerful hoax than the story of the 30 September Movement, which has provided the basis for numerous other nonsensical and dangerous hoaxes.
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On 10 December, Indonesia lost one of its most passionate, outspoken and committed public intellectuals and activists: George Junus Aditjondro. Professor Ariel Heryanto reflects on the rich and colourful life of his friend and colleague, who died in Palu, Central Sulawesi, at the age of 70.