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Puncak in Ruins, Part 3: The Year of Living Dangerously

This post is the third of five in a series. The first is: “Puncak in Ruins, Part 1: Arrival Scene” The second is: “Puncak in Ruins, Part 2: Lost Detour” In the middle of Peter Weir’s 1982 film The Year … Continue reading

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Puncak in Ruins, Part 1: Arrival Scene

“there is no document of civilization which is not at the same time a document of barbarism.” —  Walter Benjamin Driving through Puncak Pass in the mountain resort area of Cianjur in West Java, Dezant and I pulled over into … Continue reading

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