Leo's Oral History



Leo's Oral History


• Leo, 45 years old, of Ambon ethnicity, Indonesian citizen
• The first Covid-19 patient in City K, Central Jawa
• Got infected by Covid-19 after returning from the U.S
• Works as a lecturer and has been teaching from home since the pandemic
[Bahasa Indonesia]
• Leo, 45 tahun, Etnis Ambon, Warga Negara Indonesia
• Pasien Covid-19 pertama di Kota K
• Terinfeksi Covid-19 setelah pulang dari Amerika Serikat
• Berprofesi sebagai dosen dan mengajar dari rumah semenjak Covid-19

Date Created

January 23, 2021

Language of interview

Bahasa Indonesia


Biography 1-10, see also ‘Job’
Changes to daily routine
-Hygiene 28-29
-Diet 39
-Space 32-34
-Work see ‘Job’
Comparison with other crises 42-43
Daily life necessities
-Difficulty in obtaining supplies 40
-Food 39
-Masks 40
-Hand sanitiser
Initial impressions of Covid-19 11-13
-Religious understanding of the pandemic 11, 48-49
Information sources on Covid-19 12
Discrimination 23-27
Financial impacts of Covid-19 35-38
Infection by Covid-19 14-24
-Blood plasma donation 43-45
-Use of own experience to educate others 33, 47-48
Information sources on Covid-19 and related measures
-Job scope 33
-Work from home experience 29-32; see also ‘Workplace measures’ under ‘Response measures for Covid-19’
Pemberlakuan Pembatasan Kegiatan Masyarakat (PPKM) 45-46, see also ‘Response measures for Covid-19’
Post-Covid-19 hopes 48-49
Psychological impacts 25, 43-44
Response measures for Covid-19
-Assistance for Covid-19 relief 24-26
-Breaking rules 46, 47
-Government measures 45
-Isolation 21-24, 27
-Local measures 45-46
-Online learning 33
-Reactions to measures 45-46
-Workplace measures
Rukun Tetangga (RT) 23-24
Social media
-Updates on Covid-19 experience 15-16

Item sets

Leo's Oral History Leo's Oral History (translation)