Saturday, 1 June 2019

JAKARTA KID



Below: The story of the Jakarta Kid

1. JAKARTA: SIX DEGREES SOUTH
Why Indonesia?
Adventure, discovery, love, waifs and strays
One of the world's great hot steamy cities
Three bedroom house .




2. NIGHT AND DAY
Gamesman's Bar
Pop Gun
The Bintang Disco
The Ranamok and the J Bar Bogor



3. THE HILL TOWN OF BOGOR
Budi
Doctor
Carmen
Brother John

The Third World



4 THE HIGHLAND CITY OF BANDUNG
Minor scrapes on the road to Bandung
Abdul
His father's taken up with another woman
The Savoy
Where can the child stay?




5. TWO WEDDINGS
Budi
Asep and a wedding
Five star wedding

6. ONE HAND AND HIS MOTHER
Transmigration
Anne, Bob and Pauline in Menteng

7. BANGBANG ON JALAN SUDIRMANDr. Joseph
What would Bangbang's parents say?
Asep and Eddy
Eddy, Budy, Piste Top Bar




8. PELABUHAN RATU GIVES ME BAD VIBES
The Staffroom
The Samudra Beach Hotel and a warung
Rachman
Budi

9 SINGAPORE AND JOHOR BARU
Singapore
Malay Singaporeans

10. FOUND IN KEBAYORAN LAMA
Dipo Hospital
Jiwa Hospital

Doctor Bahari's clinic



11. DOCTOR JOSEPH
Golden Truly supermarket
Staffroom

Min

12 THE HAVE A NICE DAY HOTEL
Eddy, Andi, Asep and a little girl
Dunia Fantasi
Daus .
53 ISLAMIC BOARDING SCHOOL
Saib
Saib; Ibu Tien .




54 FIRDAUS SQUEEZED MY HAND
Firdaus
Americans


55. FAJAR AND THE LITTLE STREET MUSICIANS
Firdaus in the children's ward
Fajar, Ali, Dikin, Min, Fergus and Megawati
Carmen



56. MEGAWATI AND RIOTS
Parung
Megawati; Plots .

57 NEIGHBOURHOOD CHIEF
Dede and Chandra
Chandra; Novi

58 DENGKLOK - Lady Living on the Street; Child With No Anus
Dengklok
Parung; Jasmin; Dengklok Riots .



59. THE ROAD TO CICURUG
Jasmin; Plantations; Dekker; Bayou
Elections

60. ELECTIONS AND TESTICLES
Bayou, Min, Iwan, Economic Crisis, Elephantiasis, ... .

61. STRESS
Mukhlas
Christmas, Min in Lamaya, Imah

62. KAMPUNG; SABAN
Aryo's Heart; Min's Rice Field; Dancow .




63. MAY RIOTS
Riots in Jakarta, May 1998


64. KUALA LUMPUR
Suharto, Prabowo and Wiranto
 .

65 AGUNG
Ninjas, Suli, Hari, Saryun, John, Anne, Agung

66. NINJAS

67. DESTABILISATION

68. CHANGE


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jakartakid.blogspot has shorter chapters.
jakarta-kid.blogspot has longer chapters.

Longer CHAPTERS

1. JAKARTA: SIX DEGREES SOUTH
2. NIGHT AND DAY
3. THE HILL TOWN OF BOGOR
4 THE HIGHLAND CITY OF BANDUNG
5. TWO WEDDINGS .










2 comments:

  1. Love your site, and also happy to see the return of these pics of Sunda and environs. Though I've never been there, I've studied and performed the traditional music from there (Sundanese, not just the Javanese and Balinese), and it's inspired my own music, especially in this one: https://soundcloud.com/eric-n-golub/biola-dance

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  2. Dear Eric,

    Many thanks for your comment.

    - Aangirfan

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