Research Group


Java in Jerusalem: New Directions in the Study of Javanese Literature and Culture (Research Group conference)

Mon, 17/06/2019 to Wed, 19/06/2019



Javanese literature is among the world’s richest and most unusual literary traditions, yet it is currently little known outside of Java, Indonesia. The vast majority of Javanese texts, in manuscript and print form, remain untouched by scholars.


Michal Or-Guil

Humboldt University
Michal Or-Guil is a Professor in the Department of Biology at Humboldt University.

Ronald Gartenhaus

University of Maryland
Ronald B. Gartenhaus is a Professor in School of Medicine at the University of Maryland.