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As a part of an event called Pasar Rakyat, I attended an “informal economy tour” in Bukit Duri-Kampung Pulo, informal settlements on the bank of Ciliwung, the main river that crosses Jakarta from south to north, that constantly face the threat of eviction, in the official term of ‘normalization’. I got the invitation from Ciliwung Merdeka.
Tofu, beansprout, + oncom factory
Meanwhile, articles like “The Art of Letting Go: How I Learned to Stop Procrastinating” in Fast Company clearly shows the contemporary trend of taking a series of stepping back in everyday live (‘micro-hiatuses’, if you will) in order to regain productivity, the final battlefield in all of this, if you asked me.