Prof Melani BUDIANTA
Designation : Visiting Senior Research Fellow
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Status : Former Staff

Prof Melani Budianta has commenced a three-month appointment as Visiting Senior Research Fellow in the Open Category with effect from 19 July 2010.

Melani Budianta is a professor of literary and cultural studies at the Faculty of Humanities, University of Indonesia, teaching multiculturalism, literary theory and cultural studies at the Literary Studies Graduate Program, and at the Department of English. She has done research and published some work on Indonesian literature, gender and cultural identity.

Brief Write-Up on Proposed Work

At ARI, Prof Budianta will write on culture and politics of the Chinese in Malang, a city in East Java, and examine their hybrid and plural cultural expressions and the transformation of the cultural scene after mid 1960s to the present time.

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