Associate Professor in Film and Television at the University of Nottingham Malaysia.
Author of "Indonesian Cinema after the New Order: Going Mainstream" (Hong Kong University Press, 2019) https://hkupress.hku.hk/pro/1728.php and co-editor of "Southeast Asia on Screen: From Independence to Financial Crisis (1945-1998)" (Amsterdam University Press, 2020) https://www.aup.nl/en/book/9789462989344/southeast-asia-on-screen.
Previously a Visiting Fellow at the College of Communication, National Cheng Chi University, a Visiting Scholar at the School of Theater, Film and Television at UCLA, and a Visiting Fellow at the Department of Sociology, National University of Singapore.
I research and write about the Indonesian and Malaysian film industries, creative industries, Islamic pop culture, and transnational Asian cinema.
Associate Professor, University of Nottingham Malaysia
Assistant Professor, University of Nottingham Malaysia
Visiting Fellow, National University of Singapore
National University of Singapore, PhD Sociology
University of Birmingham, MPhil Contemporary Critical Theory
Queensland University of Technology (QUT), BA Indonesian
Queensland University of Technology (QUT), BAppSc Physics
Southeast Asia on Screen From Independence to Financial Crisis (1945-1998), Amsterdam University Press
Indonesian Cinema after the New Order: Going Mainstream, Hong Kong University Press
Colonial Mobility and Ambiguity: The Life of Filmmaker Hinatsu/Huyung, TRaNS: Trans-Regional and -National Studies of Southeast Asia
Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA)
Foreign Correspondents Club of Malaysia (FCCM)
Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society (MBRAS)