An Interview with Ethnobiologist Dr. Elizabeth Widjaja

  • Cynthia Fowler Wofford College, Department of Sociology, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29303
  • Amy Pittsenbarger


Widjaja, Elizabeth. 1980. The Angklung and Other West Javanese Bamboo Musical Instruments. In Bamboo Research in Asia: Proceedings of a Workshop held in Singapore, 28-30 May 1980, edited by Gilles Lessard and Amy Chouinard, pp. 201-4. International Development Research Centre, Ottawa.

Widjaja, Elizabeth. 1988. Ethnobotany of the Funeral Ceremony of the Torajanese. Economic Botany. 42(2):250-254.

Widjaja, Elizabeth. 1995. Document on Bamboo Genetic Resources in Indonesia. Report of FAO Project No. 94729. Herbarium Bogoriense, Bogor.

Widjaja, Elizabeth. 1997a. Jenis-Jenis Bambu Endemik dan Konservasinya di Indonesia. Prosiding Seminar Nasional Biology XV. PBI and Universitas Lampung, Lampung.

Widjaja, Elizabeth. 1997b. Konservasi Flora Bambu Indonesia. Paper presented in the Syposium of Botanical Gardens, Bogor.

Widjaja, Elizabeth. 1998. State of the Art of Indonesian Bamboo. In Bamboo: Conservation, Diversity, Ecogeography, Germplasm, Resource Utilization, and Taxonomy, edited by A.N. Rao and V. Ramanath Rao. International Plant Genetic Research Institute, Regional Office for Asia, the Pacific, and Oceania, Malaysia. Available at Accessed on December 8, 2011.

Widjaja, Elizabeth and Sri Nurani Kartikasari. 2001. Identikit Jenis-Jenis Bambu di Jawa. Puslitbang Biologi-LIPI, Bogor.

Widjaja, Elizabeth and Sri Nurani Kartikasari. 2001. Identikit Jenis-Jenis Bambu di Kepulauan Sunda Kecil. Puslitbang Biologi-LIPI, Bogor.

Tabata, Yasunori, Elizabeth Widjaja, Tri Mulyaningsih, Ir Parman, Harry Wiriadinata, Y.I. Mandang and Takao Itoh. 2003. Structural Survey and Artificial Induction of Aloeswood. Bulletin of the Wood Research Institute. 90: 11-12.

Widjaja, Elizabeth, Inggit Astuti and Ida Arinasa. 2004. New Species of Bamboos (Poaceae-Bambusoideae) from Bali. Reinwardtia 12(2):199-204.

How to Cite
Fowler, C., & Pittsenbarger, A. (2011). An Interview with Ethnobiologist Dr. Elizabeth Widjaja. Ethnobiology Letters, 2, 81-84.