Manneke Budiman


Manneke Budiman teaches Literature and Cultural Studies at the Faculty of Humanities, Universitas Indonesia. He currently serves as Associate-Dean for Academic, Research, and Student Affairs. His research interests include Southeast Asian studies, gender studies, youth and popular culture, contemporary Indonesian literature, and urban studies. His ongoing research is concerned with globalization and local responses to it, in relation to the formation of identity and nationality. Together with Abidin Kusno, he is working on their forthcoming publication, Time, Contradiction, Memory-Movement in Urban Spatial Politics in Indonesia (Palgrave).