The British Museum has alerted us to the opening of this new gallery which showcases the diversity of Islamic cultures of the world, including South East Asia. The exhibition opens at the British Museum on Friday 19th October and is Continue Reading
It was great to see so many members – and their guests – at the Summer Picnic on 7 July, generously hosted by HE Ambassador Dr Rizal Sukma and Ibu Hana at Wisma Nusantara. On one of the hottest days Continue Reading
Professional photographer Tim Motion travelled around Indonesia on a photographic odyssey over a combined period of about five months in 1986 and 1993, guided by Janet Cochrane of The Society. He travelled by plane, boat, jeep and jungle trek, visiting Continue Reading
Monday 13 February The Society showed the documentary film “Searching for Ali Wallace”, directed by Jamie Curtis Hayward, at the Natural History Museum. The film was introduced by Lord Cranbrook.
Wednesday 18 January Geoffrey Roberts, a linguist, gave a talk at St Matthew’s Conference Centre, Westminster on “The fun, the challenge and the frustration of Indonesian: A linguist’s view of this rapidly evolving and much-misunderstood language”