Sumba Bibliography

Adams, M. J.

1969 System and Meaning in East Sumba Textile Design: A Study In Traditional Indonesian Art.In: Cultural Report, Series 16, Yale University, Southeast Asia Studies.

1971 Work patterns and symbolic structures in a village culture, East Sumba, Indonesia. In: Southeast Asia, I. P. 321 - 334.

1980 Structural Apects of East Sumba Art. In: The Flow of Life, Ed. J. Fox, Harvard Univ. Press, Cambridge, p. 208 - 220.

Forshee, Jill

2001 Between the Folds, Stories of cloth, lives and travels from Sumba, University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu

Forth, G. L.

1981 Rindi, an ethnographic study of a traditional Domain in Eastern Sumba.

In: Verhandelingen van het Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde. The Hague.

1988 Fashioned Speech, Full Communication: Aspects of Eastern Sumbanese Ritual Language.

In: To speak in Pairs. Ed. J. Fox. Cambridge Univ. Press.

Geirnaert-Martin, D. C.

1992 The woven land of Laboya. Leiden.

Goh, Taro

1991 Sumba Bibliography. The australian natinal University, Canberra.

Heekeren, H. R. van

1956 The Urn Cemetery at Melolo, East Sumba. Jakarta.

Hoskins, Janet

1986 So my name shall live: stone-dragging and grave-building in Kodi,West-Sumba.In:Bijdragen tot de Taal-,Land- en Volkenkunde,The Hague.

1987 Entering the bitter House: Spirit Worship and Conversion in West Sumba. In: Indonesian religions in transition Ed. R. S. Kipp.

The University of Arizona Press. Arizona Board of Regents.   

1988 Etiquette in Kodi Spirit Communication. In: To speak in pairs, Ed. J. Fox. Cambridge Uni. Press, N. Y.

1993 The play of Time. University of California Press, Berkeley.

Keane, W.

1991 delegated voice: ritual speech, risk, and the making of marriage alliances. In: american ethnologist 18,  p. 311 - 330.

1994 The Value of Words. In: Man (N. S.) 29, p. 605 - 629

1995 Religious Change and Historical Reflection. In: Journal of Southeast Asian Studies 26/2, p. 289 - 306.

Klamer, Marian

1990 A Grammar of Kambera. Ed. Georg Bossong, Bernard Comrie. Mouton de Gruyter, Berlin - New York.  

Kuipers, Joel C.

1988 The pattern of prayer in Weyéwa. In: To speak in pairs, Ed. J. Fox, Cambridge Uni. Press, N. Y., p 104 - 128.  

1998 Language, identity, and marginality in Indonesia: the changing nature of ritual speech on the island of Sumba.Cambridge Uni.Press

May, Hermann Josef

1980 Die Insel sumba. Mächte und Mythen der Steinzeit im 20. Jahrhundert. Bonn

Ngongo Umbu Lado, Johannis

1996 Pengorbanan Yesus dan Pengorbanan Babi dalam Agama Marapu. Universitas Kristen Yogyakarta.

Renard-Clamagirand, B.

1988 Li'i Marapu: Speech and Ritual among the Wewewa of West Sumba. In: To speak in Pairs, Ed. J. Fox. Cambridge, p. 87 - 103