“… It’s seldom that history makes such wonderful reading …”—The Bali Advertiser
Out now from Tuttle Publishing—A Geek in Indonesia, an offbeat guide to the world’s biggest archipelago, featuring dangdut, sinetron, gunung bagging, surf, punk rock and more...
Discover the dubious delights of dangdut—Indonesia’s homegrown working-class music phenomenon—and the dizzying diversity of the rock, pop and jazz scenes. Learn what makes Jakarta the social media capital of the universe; take a look into the Indonesian blogosphere; and get essential insights into the traditional values that still underpin tech-savvy modern Indonesian society.
“… With passages that could be lifted right out of Rolling Stone magazine… a keenly observant, first-class writer…” – The Bali Advertiser