Donning The Cape – On The Power and Limit of Representation


5 December 2020


13:00 - 15:00
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In a world where we still experience cultural dominance, representation is seen as a way to bolster diversity of thoughts. But often, representation means there is a burden of presenting an ‘inspiring’ narrative arc or for a character to be somewhat of a heroic figure instead of showing a character with their full spectrum of humanity. In the world of literature, what does it mean to have meaningful representation? How would or should it look like

Bonni Rambatan (IDN)
Norman Erikson Pasaribu (IDN)
Eunice Andrada (PHL-AUS)

Hera Diani (IDN)