Photos by Reza Widamahendra and Cathy Cakebread.
Indonesian article by Gemah Rahardjo. Translated into English by Retna Ariastuti
The Consul General of Indonesia for San Francisco, Bapak Ardi Hermawan, and his family, along with Bapak Hanggiro Setiabudi, Consul of Economic Affairs, and Bapak F. Bernard Loesi, Consul for Information and Socio-Cultural Affairs, honored us with their presence at the launch of Dasamuka, our ninth book.
Sylvia Tiwon, professor of South and Southeast Asian Studies at UC Berkeley; Virginia Shih, librarian of the SOEA Library at UC Berkeley; and George Anwar, lecturer at the Dept. of Engineering at UC Berkeley, were among the thirty guests.
During the launch, we also introduced our new team member, Retna Ariastuti, “Tuti,” who will be responsible for the Your Stories page of our website and translate Agem’s Indonesian articles for the Our News page into English for the English section of our website.