Indonesia has always been on the map: but helped now by their fervour for Social Media, Indonesia’s youth appear to be picking up more headlines globally - as a cultural phenomenon. Here is the birth of a New-School Dual Cool – an Eastern more feminine Western syncretism; and individualism attained through collectives. Beyond this, the key question is whether this tribe of ‘emos’ can take a lead in crossing-over transnationally?
Wilson, J.A.J. (2013), “Emo-Indonesian Youth – A New School of Dual Cool”, The Marketeers, April, Indonesia: MarkPlus Inc., pp.82-87.