Maritime Museum

Maritime Museum

[Jakarta, LTTW] “Never forget the history.” That was what Soekarno, the First President of Indonesia, used to say. Yet recently—in the first month of the 2018—two historical buildings in Jakarta, Indonesia have ...
nepal earthquake

Nepal Earthquake 2015

Nepal Earthquake 2015: the Role of Culture in Recovery Death Toll Reaches 7000, as International Relief Efforts Continue [Jakarta, LttW] The 2015 Nepal quake  hit on April 25. Measured at 7.8 magnitude on the ...
Nature Calling: There Were Estimated 10,000 Casualties Across Philippine, and We Were Complaining About Traffic Jam

Nature Calling: There Were Estimated 10,000 Casualties Across Philippine, and We Were Complaining About Traffic Jam

[TACLOBAN, JAKARTA—CNN, WMO, LTTW] It is very heartbreaking when you hear what's happening in the city of Tacloban, Philippine, shortly after Typhoon Haiyan slammed across its central region in Friday morning. As ...
merapi

Merapi Eruption Notes

by Kiking Syarif [Yogyakarta, LTTW] Mount Merapi, whose intensity as of late appears to have begun subsiding, is in reality an active volcano in need of vigilant observation. So long as no ...
The Ignored Aceh Narrative

The Ignored Aceh Narrative

Arts as a Point of Entry On July 21st, 2005, as Banda Aceh’s air burns us, a group of people with their disciplines and unique skills sit huddled tightly in a van heading ...