Wacana, Journal of the Humanities of Indonesia

Wacana, Journal of the Humanities of Indonesia is a scholarly journal accredited by Decree of the Directorate-General of Higher Education of the Ministry of National Education, Republic of Indonesia No. 81/Dikti/Kep/2011, 15 November 2011. This journal of the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Indonesia is a medium for scholarly discussion, description, and surveys concerning literature, linguistics, archaeology, history, philosophy, library and information studies, religion, art, and interdisciplinary studies. The journal is published twice a year, every April and October.

The publication of the journal is under the authority of the Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, University of Indonesia.



Prof. Dr. Melani Budianta, Prof. Dr. Rahayu S. Hidayat, Dr. Yohanes V. Jolasa,

Dr. Susi Moeimam, Prof. Dr. Agus Aris Munandar, Dr. Zulfikar Zen, M.A.,

Prof. Dr. Susanto Zuhdi 


Dr. Lilie M. Roosman 


Dr. Manneke Budiman

Muhammad Fuad, M.A.

Dr. Susi Moeimam

Dr. Susilastuti Sunarya


Dr. Dick van der Meij


Hana Nurul Hasanah, M.Hum.


Dina Nawangningrum, M.Hum.



Dr. Karina Arifin (University of Indonesia), Dr. Anies Baswedan (University of Paramadina), Prof. Madya Datuk Zainal Abidin bin Borhan (University of Malaya), Prof. Dr. Arlo Griffiths (École française d’Extrême-Orient), Prof. Dr. Koh Young Hun (Hankuk University of Foreign Studies), Dr. E. Ulrich Kratz (School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London), Prof. Dr. Mikihiro Moriyama (Nanzan University), Prof. Dr. Mundardjito (University of Indonesia),  Dr. Daniel Perret (École française d’Extrême-Orient), Prof. Dr. Titik Pudjiastuti (University of Indonesia), Prof. Dr. Riris K. Toha–Sarumpaet (University of Indonesia), Prof. Dr. Hein Steinhauer (Leiden University), Prof. Dr. Leo Suryadinata (National University of Singapore), Dr. Untung Yuwono (University of Indonesia).


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ISSN: 1411-2272