Indonesia: author Pramoedya Ananta Toer dies


This video is called Ladrang Kampung – Steve Everett. It says about itself:

This work is part of a two-hour shadow play, KAM, for Javanese puppeteer, gamelan and western musicians, and interactive sound and video, based on the play Ki Ageng Mangir by Indonesian author and political dissident, Pramoedya Ananta Toer. The composer met with Toer in Jakarta on two occasions in developing the work.

News today: famous Indonesian author, and opponent and ex-prisoner of dictator Soeharto, Pramoedya Ananta Toer, dies.

Toer interview: here.

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