Politik Subaltern: Pergulatan Identitas Gay

Politik Subaltern:  Pergulatan Identitas Gay

Topic: Power, Welfare, and Democracy

Year: 2010

Writer: Wigke Caprti Arti

Editor: Utan Protection


More than twenty-three years ago, Indonesia’s first gay organization was founded in Yogyakarta. This organization gives a different color to the movement world in Yogyakarta which has been filled with various organizations. The organization is called PGY, Yogyakarta Gay Brotherhood. This book traces the gay movement in Yogyakarta from the beginning of the movement until now. This book also portrays the struggle between the Gay discourse and the discourse on the power of religion and the state which has been going on for hundreds of centuries.