Articles by Gerry Van Klinken

Vale Arief Budiman (1941-2020): liberated intellectual in authoritarian times

Even years later, if I told a Jakarta taxi driver I used to teach at Satya Wacana, their face would light up: “Arief Budiman, very good!”

A citizen’s president

Gerry Van Klinken on the limits and possibilities of a Jokowi presidency.