MALINDO-Journal of Malaysia and Indonesian Studies (MALINDO JOURNAL) is a peer-reviewed journal that is committed to the publication of scholarship in the social sciences, arts and humanities on Malaysian and Indonesian studies. It mainly focuses on the discourse on research findings of the studies. Original article on specific topics like arts, literature, language, history, archaeology, anthropology, sociology, heritage, tourism, etc. are welcome to be published in this journal. This journal also publishes special issues focusing on a particular theme or topic. The journal is published two times a year, in March and September. MALINDO JOURNAL employs a double-blind review process. Contribution in English or Bahasa Melayu/Indonesia should be typed single-spaced and should not exceed 8000 words for a full paper, 5000 words for a review paper and 1500 words for a book review. All citations and references must strictly follow the latest version of APA style for citations and references.