E-book reprinted and distributed in partnership with the Lontar Foundation.


This volume looks at the styles and issues that characterized Indonesian national theater from the 1920s to the 1960s. Just governance, women’s rights, endemic poverty, and corruption are just a few of the themes taken up by Indonesian playwrights of the tumultuous four decades between the rise of nationalism and the overthrow Indonesia‚Äôs first president, Sukarno, in 1965.

Price: USD 9.99

Author/Editor: Michael Bodden

Publisher: The Lontar Foundation

ISBN: 978-988-15161-7-6