Margaret Kartomi and other AAH Fellows receive Indonesian Cultural Awards

The Australian Academy of the Humanities highlighted Margaret Kartomi’s and 2 other Academy Fellows receiving Indonesian Cultural Awards in Jakarta last week.

The Academy’s newsletter read:

“The Academy is delighted to announce that all three international recipients of the 2016 Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture’s prestigious Penghargaan Kebudayaan (Cultural Awards – Foreign Individuals category) were Fellows of the Academy.

Our warm congratulations to Professor Margaret Kartomi AM FAHA, an ethnomusicologist of international repute; Emeritus Professor Anthony Reid FBA FRHistS FAHA, a pioneer in modern Sumatra history; and Professor Merle Ricklefs FAHA, an expert in Indonesian history and Javanese literature.

Further details on these significant achievements are available on the ACH website.