‘Blasphemy’, rebellion and dissent: the artists bringing modern Indonesia to Australia
Contemporary Worlds: Indonesia reveals the tensions and fraught history of the world’s third-largest democracy In 2018, Meiliana, a Chinese Indonesian living in Sumatra, was jailed. Her crime? A complaint to a neighbour about the volume of the call to prayer at her local mosque. Meiliana, who is Buddhist, was released last month on parole. Yet the fallout over the case remains. Not only did her...