Class Year

2019

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Creation Date

Summer 2016

Description

Wayang Kulit is an art and form of entertainment used in Bali. Shadow puppets are made to depict stories from the Ramayana and the Mahabhrata: the two main religious texts of largely Hindu Bali

Comments

This piece is part of the Bali Soundscapes collection, which features photographs, audio essays, and written essays by Gettysburg College students who took the Language, Culture, & Immigration in Bali course during the summer of 2013 or 2016. See http://cupola.gettysburg.edu/balisoundscapes/ for more.

Keywords

Bali, Indonesia, Wayang Kulit, Shadow Puppetry, Gamelan

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