The Indonesian aesthetical ideal is to have a fair complexion. But isn’t that an illusion for the greater majority of Indonesians? A non-white skin is then seen as a toxicity. Is it a collective mania to be poisoned?
I explain the meaning of Amor Fati here (English and Indonesian catalog text). And here (English) and here (Indonesian catalog text) for a more recent and longer essay. And for a further selection of my writings see here.