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A Luta Kontinua (The Struggle Continues)

Kent, Lia; Kinsella, Naomi


This article examines how East Timorese women's contributions to the resistance against the twenty-four-year Indonesian occupation ("the Resistance") have been marginalized within the veteran's valorization scheme (veterans' scheme) established in the post-conflict period. Drawing on interviews with politicians, veterans and members of women's organizations, we show that although women played significant roles within the Armed, Clandestine and Diplomatic fronts, for the most part they have not...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
Source: International Feminist Journal of Politics
DOI: 10.1080/14616742.2014.913383


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