‘Writing on Diversity’: Taking up stories against intolerance

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This article mentions Maggie Tiojakin
Written by Devina Heriyanto
Originally published in Jakarta Post.
Mar 31, 2018


“We should not be afraid of the consequences. Everything we put out there is being scrutinized, used to humiliate us,” said Devi Asmarani, chief editor of feminist publication Magdalene, about how more people should speak out and voice their stories to counter intolerance.

Devi was a member of the speaker panel at “Writing on Diversity”, an event hosted by The Jakarta Post and The Jakarta Post Writing Center in partnership with Raffles Hotel Jakarta and British Council Indonesia. Along Devi were former chief editor of The Jakarta Post Endy Bayuni and British Council Indonesia country director Paul Smith.

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