Kevin M Briggs in West Java

My housemate Kevin M Briggs (Ohio University) traveling to my house in West Java (Indonesia) before heading back to the United States. After doing a lot of things in Yogyakarta, he hang out for a while in Bandung and Bogor also.

Long House of Dayaks

In 2010, I started my first journey to Sintang City (West Borneo Province) to facilitating the Sintang’s young people using media for their campaign, during our research, we visited long house at some village in Kapuas Hulu, north side Sintang City. While outsiders call a long house Betang house, the Dayaks people in Borneo called it Lamin or panjal. It refers to an elongated shape architecture of the house to the rear. The length of… Read more »