Bagaimana Taiwan Memaknai Hari Ibu dan Perempuan

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On 1st May 2021, The Economist published a special article about Taiwan's defense and possibility of the occurrence of war in the region. How to avoid war in the future of Taiwan? The test of a first­ rate intelligence, wrote F. Scott Fitzgerald, is the ability to hold two opposing ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function. For decades just such an exercise of high­calibre ambiguity has kept the peace between America and China over Taiwan, an i

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Garin Nugroho is not only one of the most prolific and prominent directors working in Indonesia, but also one of the most well-known Indonesian filmmakers present on the international film festival circuit. Often, when global scholars, film curators, and critics discuss Indonesian cinema, Garin is the first name in the conversation. Born in Yogyakarta in 1961, Garin Nugroho is significant in the Indonesian film scene for several reasons: he has been par t of the innovations,

TIGA DARA, an Indonesian Movie on 2017 TAIPEI FILM FESTIVAL, a review by Dr Ekky Imanjaya

Indonesia's Three Sisters : Movies, Cultural Importance, and the Legacy of Challenging Society In 2016, two important Indonesian films were publicly circulated. They are interconnected and have almost the same title: Tiga Dara (Three Sisters, Usmar Ismail, 1956) was re-released in August that year and Ini Kisah Tiga Dara(Three Sassy Sisters, Nia Dinata, 2016) was circulated a month later. Both films have their own cultural importance for their respective times but they share

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Halo readers! Pada kesempatan kali ini, mari kita intip megahnya Perpustakaan Kota Kaohsiung! Perpustakaan Utama Kota Kaohsiung ini terletak di Sanduo Shopping District. Perpustakaan kota ini beralamatkan di jalan Xinguang nomor 61, distrik Qianzhen, Kaohsiung. Untuk bisa sampai ke Perpustakaan Kota Kaohsiung, kita bisa naik MRT dan turun di stasiun Sanduo, atau naik LRT dan turun di stasiun Kaohsiung Exhibition Center. Nah setelah turun dari MRT atau LRT, kita harus melintas