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Wiratmo Soekito

Wiratmo Soekito, Indonesian educator. member Indonesian Parliament, 1968-1971; member Lemhannas (Institute National Defense), Jakarta, 1981-1983.

Background

  • Soekito, Wiratmo was born on February 8, 1929 in Surakarta. Son of Untung Soekito and Tartini (Sestrokaryono) Wirosoepadmo.

  • Education

    • Student University Indonesia, 1951-1954, Catholic University Nijmegen, The Netherlands, 1954-1955.

    Career

    • Chief Spoken Word Department, Radio Jakarta, Indonesia, 1957-1964. Editor Indonesia, monthly journal., 1958-1960. Member Indonesian Parliament, 1968-1971.

      Member Lemhannas (Institute National Defense), Jakarta, 1981-1983. Lecturer Jakarta Institute Arts, since 1973. First chairman League Defense of Human Rights, 1967-1974.

      Islam. Author: Reflection on History, 1960. Intellectuals and Politics, 1983. Literature and Power, 1984.

      Contributor column to Harian Angkatan Bersenjata, Suara Karya, Surabaya Post. Home: 19 Setiabudi Barat Selatan, Jakarta 12910 Indonesia.

    Works

    • Author: Reflection on History, 1960. Intellectuals and Politics, 1983. Literature and Power, 1984.

      Contributor column to Harian Angkatan Bersenjata, Suara Karya, Surabaya Post.

    Religion

    Denomination: Islam

    Membership

    Member Indonesian Parliament, 1968-1971. Member Lemhannas (Institute National Defense), Jakarta, 1981-1983.

    Connections

    • Married Sri Widoyati, May 22, 1968. 1 child, Hario.
    • father: Untung Soekito Wirosoepadmo
    • mother: Tartini (Sestrokaryono) Wirosoepadmo
    • spouse: Sri Widoyati
    • child: Hario Soekito
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