Ratih Hardjono
Ratih Hardjono (born 6 December 1960) is an Indonesian journalist for Kompas, an author, and a public affairs consultant. Her first book, White Tribe of Asia, a discussion of Australia's culture, his...
Abdurrahman Wahid
Abdurrahman Wahid, born Abdurrahman Addakhil ( pronunciation  ahb-doo-RAH-mahn wah-HEED; 7 September 1940 – 30 December 2009), colloquially known as  Gus Dur , was an Indonesian Mu...
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Ahmad Taufik
Ahmad Taufik (pronounced [ˈahmad ˈtaufɪʔ]; born c. 1970) is an Indonesian newspaper journalist known for his articles critical of the dictatorship of President Suharto.Taufik worked as a reporter at t...
Marco Kartodikromo
Marco Kartodikromo (1890 – 18 March 1932), also known by his pen name Mas Marco, was an Indonesian journalist and writer.Born to a low-ranking priyayi (noble) family in Blora, Dutch East Indies, ...
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Ayu Utami
Ayu Utami (born on November 21, 1968) is an Indonesian writer. She has written novels, short-stories, and articles. Saman (1998) is widely considered her masterpiece. It was translated into English by...
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Thio Tjin Boen
Thio Tjin Boen (Chinese: 張振文; pinyin: Zhāng Zhènwén; 1885–1940) was an ethnic Chinese writer of Malay-language fiction and journalist.
Born in Pekalongan, Central Java, in 1885, Thio is re...
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Muhammad Chudori
Muhammad Chudori (December 24, 1926 – March 23, 2013) was an Indonesian journalist. Chudori co-founded The Jakarta Post in 1983 and served as the newspaper's first general manager.Chudori was born in ...
Joesoef Isak
Joesoef Isak (15 July 1928 – 15 August 2009) was an Indonesian publisher, translator, and left-wing intellectual. He was an advocate of free speech during President Suharto's authoritarian New O...
Sanusi Pane
Sanusi Pane (14 November 1905 – 2 January 1968) was an Indonesian writer, journalist, and historian. He was highly active in literary media, sitting on the editorial boards of several publications. He...
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Wishnutama Kusubandio
Wishnutama is one of the founders of NET. He is a professional in the field of media. He completed his courses in communications at Mount Ida College in Boston, United States, but gained more knowledg...
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Alberthiene Endah
Rr. Alberthiene Endah Kusumawardhani Sutoyo (16 September), better known as Alberthiene Endah, is an Indonesian biographer, novelist, and journalist. She is known for her in-depth biographies of Indon...
Rohana Kudus
Rohana Kudus (December 20, 1884 - August 17, 1972) was the first female Indonesian journalist, founder of the Sunting Melayu newspaper, and an activist for women's emancipation. Born in a village in A...
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Herawati Diah
Siti Latifah Herawati Diah (born 3 April 1917) is an Indonesian journalist.Herawati Diah graduated from Barnard College in 1941.In 1955, she and her husband B.M. Diah founded The Indonesian Observer.<...
Sariamin Ismail
Sariamin Ismail (31 July 1909 – 1995) was the first female Indonesian novelist. A teacher by trade, by the 1930s she had begun writing in newspapers; she published her first novel, Kalau Tak Untu...
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Meutya Hafid
Meutya Viada Hafid (born May 3, 1978 in Bandung, West Java) is a member of the House of Representatives of the Republic of Indonesia. She currently holds a seat on the Commission I (Defense, Military,...
Hamka
Prof. Dr. Haji Abdul Malik Karim Amrullah, better known by the nickname Hamka (born in Batang River, Tanjung Raya, Agam Regency, West Sumatra, Dutch East Indies on February 17, 1908 and died in Jakart...
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S. K. Trimurti
Soerastri Karma Trimurti (11 May 1912 – 20 May 2008), who was known as S. K. Trimuti, was an Indonesian journalist, writer and teacher, who took part in the Indonesian independence movement against ...
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A. M. Sipahoetar
Albert Manoempak Sipahoetar (26 August 1914 – 5 January 1948), often credited as A. M. Sipahoetar, was an Indonesian journalist and one of the founders of the state news agency Antara. Born in Ta...
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Ahmadun Yosi Herfanda
Ahmadun Yosi Herfanda (born January 17, 1958, in Kaliwungu, Kendal, Central Java, Indonesia), is an Indonesian journalist and poet. His name is also written as Ahmadun YH, Ahmadun Y. Herfanda, Ahmadun...
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Adam Malik
Adam Malik Batubara (22 July 1917 – 5 September 1984) was Indonesia's third vice president, a senior diplomat, foreign minister, and one of the pioneers of Indonesian journalism.
Malik was born in...
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Bambang Harymurti
Bambang Harymurti ([ˈbambaŋ hariˈmʊrti]; born 10 December 1956), commonly referred to by his initials BHM, is a journalist and editor-in-chief of Tempo. In 2004, he was imprisoned following a high-pro...
Achdiat Karta Mihardja
Achdiat Karta Mihardja (March 6, 1911 – July 8, 2010) was an Indonesian author, novelist and playwright. He is best known for his novel, Atheis, which was published in 1949. Atheis is considered one o...
Abi Kusno Nachran
Abi Kusno Nachran (1940 in Kalimantan, Borneo, Indonesia - July 24, 2006) was an Indonesian rainforest preservation activist.
Abi Kusno Nachran was a Dayak, born in the rainforest of Kalimantan Te...