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Piece of Mind: In the Story of the Gerwani Women, Truth and False Memories

Faiza Mardzoeki Last month I visited the Monumen Pancasila Sakti at Lubang Buaya, Jakarta, for the first time. Those two words, “Lubang Buaya” (crocodile hole), have been on my mind since I was in primary school in the 1980s, attending Pancasila morality classes and history classes, where we had to study the 30th September Movement, the so-called G30S/PKI coup attempt. …

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Piece of Mind: In the Story of the Gerwani Women, Truth and False Memories

Faiza Mardzoeki Last month I visited the Monumen Pancasila Sakti at Lubang Buaya, Jakarta, for the first time. Those two words, “Lubang Buaya” (crocodile hole), have been on my mind since I was in primary school in the 1980s, attending Pancasila morality classes and history classes, where we had to study the 30th September Movement, the so-called G30S/PKI coup attempt. …

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The Jakarta Post on Women Seize The Night

Foundations to stage play for Women’s Day Features – March 06, 2008 A. Junaidi, The Jakarta Post, Jakarta The play Perempuan Menuntut Malam (Women Seizing the Night) will be staged by two foundations, Institut Ungu and Yayasan Pitaloka, to commemorate International Women’s Day on March 8. Three actresses — Rieke Diah Pitaloka, Niniek L. Karim and Ria Irawan — will …

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Press Release “Women Seize The Night”

PRESS RELEASE MONOLOGUE THEATRE PERFORMANCE “Women Seize the Night” An INSTITUT UNGU and YAYASAN PITALOKA Production Commemorating International Women’s Day Jakarta – Aceh – Bandung To commemorate International Women’s Day – March 8 – 2008, Institut Ungu and Yayasan Pitaloka are presenting a monologue theatre performance entitled ”Women Seize the Night” written by Rieke Diah Pitaloka and Faiza Mardzoeki, who …

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Feature About Faiza -The Jakarta Post, 26 August 2007

Features – August 26, 2007 Kurniawan Hari, The Jakarta Post, Jakarta Siti Faiza Hidayati Mardzoeki (Faiza Mardzoeki), 35, sat relaxed on a bench at a small cafe in Central Jakarta. Once in a while, she took a sip from her favorite drink — orange juice. She had just attended a meeting with the crew after concluding the three-day performance of …

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