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Researcher: Allen, PM (Associate Professor Pamela Allen)

Fields of Research

Indonesian Literature
Other Asian Literature (excl. South-East Asian)
Race and Ethnic Relations
Asian Cultural Studies
Higher Education
Postcolonial Studies
Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies
Culture, Gender, Sexuality
Migration
Studies in Human Society
Curriculum and Pedagogy
Globalisation and Culture
Australian Literature (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Literature)
Comparative Literature Studies
Literary Studies
Religion and Religious Studies
International Relations
Political Science
Journalism Studies
Gender Specific Studies
Cultural Studies
Language Studies
Translation and Interpretation Studies
Humanities and Social Sciences Curriculum and Pedagogy (excl. Economics, Business and Management)
Studies in the Creative Arts and Writing
Multicultural, Intercultural and Cross-cultural Studies
Crafts
Migrant Cultural Studies
Police Administration, Procedures and Practice
Creative Arts, Media and Communication Curriculum and Pedagogy
Language, Communication and Culture
Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)
Social Change
Performance and Installation Art
Social and Cultural Anthropology
Literary Theory
Forestry Management and Environment
Communication and Media Studies
Design History and Theory

Research Objectives

Languages and Literature
Cultural Understanding
Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Expanding Knowledge in Languages, Communication and Culture
Communication Across Languages and Culture
Ethnicity, Multiculturalism and Migrant Development and Welfare
Syllabus and Curriculum Development
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft)
International Relations
Heritage
The Performing Arts (incl. Theatre and Dance)
Understanding Asia's Past
Education and Training
Gender and Sexualities
Education and Training Systems
Assessment and Evaluation of Curriculum
Political Systems
The Media
Law Enforcement
Arts and Leisure
Understanding Australia's Past
Citizenship and National Identity
Understanding Past Societies
Forest and Woodlands Land Management
Visual Communication

Career Best Publications

Ajeg Bali: Multiple Meanings, Diverse Agendas; Indonesia and the Malay World
Asian Ethnicity; Asian Ethnicity
Beyond écriture feminine: desperately seeking a new literary paradigm; RIMA Review of Indonesian and Malaysian Affairs
Challenging Diversity?: Indonesia's Anti-Pornography Bill; Asian Studies Review
Contemporary Literature from the Chinese 'Diaspora' in Indonesia; Asian Ethnicity
Deconstructing the Diaspora:The Construction of Chinese-Indonesian Identity in post-Suharto Indonesia; Asian Futures, Asian Traditions
Diasporic literature? New Chinese voices in Indonesia; Chinese Indonesians: State Policy, Monoculture and Multiculture
Kebangsaan dan Pencitraan dalam Tiga Roman Mangunwijaya; Menjadi Generasi Pasca-Indonesia: Kegelisahan Y.B.Mangunwijaya
Membaca dan Membaca Lagi: Reinterpretasi Fiksi Indonesia 1980-1995; Indonesia Tera
Nationalism, Essentialism and the Yearning for National 'Wholeness': Post-colonial Constructions of 'Nation' in Indonesia; Asian Nationalism in an Age of Globalization

Research Publications

Handpicked by Siew Siang Tay
Menggarami burung terbang: Local understandings of national history; Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde
Achdiat K Mihardja: The Scattered Dust of Love; Australia Indonesia Association
Ajeg Bali: Multiple Meanings, Diverse Agendas; Indonesia and the Malay World
An activist in New York; Silenced Voices: New writing from Indonesia Manoa
Asian Ethnicity; Asian Ethnicity
Bagus Sekali 3 by Kim Cartwright and Soepri Soehodo
Beauty and the Brahmana: Oka Rusmin's Tarian bumi; Coast Lines
Beauty and the Brahmana: Oka Rusmin's Tarian bumi; Majalah Coast Lines
Beauty Scar
Beyond écriture feminine: desperately seeking a new literary paradigm; RIMA Review of Indonesian and Malaysian Affairs
Blacker than Black. By Iwan Simatupang
Breaking the silence of Buru Island
Challenging Diversity?: Indonesia's Anti-Pornography Bill; Asian Studies Review
Chinese Indonesians in a rapidly changing nation: Pressures of ethnicity and identity; Asia Pacific Viewpoint
Chinese-Indonesian Literary Voices
Chudori
Clearing a Space: Postcolonial Readings of Modern Indonesian Literature
Contemporary Literature from the Chinese 'Diaspora' in Indonesia; Asian Ethnicity
Cultural Relativism and the Cross Cultural Study of Literature; Ethnocentric Perspectives in Literature
Deconstructing the Diaspora:The Construction of Chinese-Indonesian Identity in post-Suharto Indonesia; Asian Futures, Asian Traditions
Diasporic literature? New Chinese voices in Indonesia; Chinese Indonesians: State Policy, Monoculture and Multiculture
Diasporic representations of the home culture: case studies from Suriname and New Caledonia; Asian Ethnicity
Dini
Engaging first year lecturers with threshold learning outcomes and concepts in their disciplines; International First Year In Higher Education Conference
Fetish Recognition Revolution
Fetish, Recognition Revolution by James T Siegel
Foreignizing and Domesticating Harry: An Analysis of the Indonesian Translation of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’ s Stone; T and I Review
From the Mouths of Babes: Children in Recent Indonesian Film and Fiction; K@ta
Greg Sheridan: Cities of the Hot Zone: a South East Asian Eadventure
I Am Woman! Stories from Jurnal Perempuan; The Londar Foundation
Ibrahim
If ajeg is the answer, then what is the question?: new identity discourses in Bali; 15th Biennial Conference of the ASAA,
Imagining Exile in Leila Chudori’s Novel Pulang and Laksmi Pamuntjak’s Novel Amba; Traditions Redirecting Contemporary Indonesian Cultural Productions
Indo yang penuh teka-teki; Kalam
Indonesia by Putu Wijaya; Menagerie 4
Indonesian literature vs New Order Orthodoxy: the aftermath of 1965-66
Indonesian Political Biography. In Search of Cross-Cultural Understanding. Edited by Angus McIntyre. Monash Papers on Southeast Asia. No 28. 1993; Journal of Intercultural Studies
Indonesians speaking French
Inquiry-Based Learning: A Case Study in Asian Studies; HERDSA The Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia News
Internationalisation Strategy Benchmarking Final Report and Recommendations
Introduction; I Am Woman! Stories from Jurnal Perempuan
Introduction; The Longest Kiss, Leila S Chudori
Javanese cultural traditions in Suriname; Review of Indonesian and Malaysian Affairs
Katoppo
Ke-Bali-an Putu Wijaya
Kebangsaan dan Pencitraan dalam Tiga Roman Mangunwijaya; Menjadi Generasi Pasca-Indonesia: Kegelisahan Y.B.Mangunwijaya
Kebangsaan dan pencitraan dalam tiga roman Mangunwijaya; Kalam
Kiran Desai - The Inheritance of Loss
Leila S. Chudori’s novel Pulang is an important addition to a growing literature examining the events of 1965-66 and its aftermath
Lily Yulianti Farid, Feminist Geographer; Indonesian Women Writers
Malay and Indonesian Literature
Marrying up in Bali: Oka Rusmini, Tarian bumi: Indonesia Tera, 2000, 141 pp ISBN 979-95428-8-X2000, 141
Maya. By Putu Wijaya
Membaca dan Membaca Lagi: Reinterpretasi Fiksi Indonesia 1980-1995; Indonesia Tera
Menegosiasi Identitas: Orang Tionghoa di Indonesia Pasca-Suharto; Drama Indonesia: Ketidakpastian dalam Dunia yang Mengglobal
Mulih nDjowo: Repatriation and Nostalgia for Home Among the Javanese of Suriname
Nationalism, Essentialism and the Yearning for National 'Wholeness': Post-colonial Constructions of 'Nation' in Indonesia; Asian Nationalism in an Age of Globalization
Nh. Dini; Dictionary of Literary Biography
Nonsense?: The poetry of Sitock Srengenge
Oka Rusmini The Century Carver
Paradise on Earth? The Enigmatic Island ; Famous Reporter
Post-colonial, Cross-cultural, In-your-face Grunge
Profile: Sirikit Sjah- teacher, journalist, author
Rambe
Raumanen, Sastra Pop, dan Sastra Wangi
Reading Matters: An Examination of Plurality
Reading Pramoedya
Renewing first year curricula for social sciences and humanities in the context of discipline threshold standards
Review of Peter Worsley, Unlocking Australia's Language Potential. Profiles of 9 Key Languages in Australia, vol. 5. Indonesian/Malay; AUMLA
Review, Fiction, Emily Maguire The Gospel According to Luke
Review: Voices from the unheard
Said
Sarumpaet
Sastra Diasporik?: Suara-suara Tionghoa Baru di Indonesia; Antropologi Indonesia: Indonesian Journal of Social and Cultural Anthropology
Secrets need words: Indonesian poetry 1966-1998 b Harry Aveling
Seno Gumira Ajidarma: Conscience of the People; New Zealand Journal of Asian Studies
Sexuality, politics and loss of innocence: recent literary explorations; Sex and Sexualities in Contemporary Indonesia
Springs of Fire, Springs of Tears
Strategies for leading academics to rethink humanities and social sciences curricula in the context of discipline standards; International Journal for Academic Development
Supermarket
Tak Kenal Maka Tak Sayang: Proyek Terjernahan Wilson Tjandinegara; Sadur; Sejarah Terjemahan di Indonesia dan Malaysia
The insuperable longing to forget
The Longest Kiss, Leila S Chudori; The Lontar Foundation
The Robber. By Putu Wijaya
The Suharto Museum: What gifts did Aussie prime ministers bestow on President Suharto; Inside Indonesia
The Ubud Writers and Readers Festival: next stop Palangkaraya?
Tjitrawasita
Translation of A Good Man by Embun Kenyowati; I am Woman!
Translation of In Memoriam: the Dowager Empress by Dwi Nastiti Arumsari; I am Woman!
Translation of Asmaradhana by Dwi Nastiti Arumsari; I am Woman!
Translation of Awaiting Silence by Chairil Gibran Ramadhan; I am Woman!
Translation of Kartini by Putu Wijaya; I am Woman!
Translation of My Father by Ully Siregar; I am Woman!
Translation of Saga by Shantined; I am Woman!
Translation of The Good but Evil Ken by Lily Yulanti Farid; I am Woman!
Translation of The Woman from Mount Antang by Oka Rusmini; I am Woman!
Typical by Putu Wijaya; Menagerie 4
Ubud writers festival - Indonesian writers receive international exposure
Women's Voices. An anthology of short stories by Indonesian women writers; Longman
Women, gendered activism and Indonesia's anti-pornography bill; Intersections: Gender and Sexuality in Asia and the Pacific

Research Projects

2009 R1 - Engaging Southeast Asia: Centres and Peripheries - the Biennial Conference of the Canadian Council for Southeast Asian Studies; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
2012: Conference of the International Association for Translation & Intercultural Studies, Ireland, 24 to 27 July 2012; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Cultural Links Between Indonesia and Javanese Overseas - in Suriname and in New Caledonia; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Forensic Policing in a Cross-Cultural Context - The Case of Australian Police in Bali; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Literary and Cultural Responses to the Bali Bombings; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
NALSAS conversion of Studies of Asia

Research Candidate Supervision

Deconstructing the Chinese Sojourner- Case Studies of Early Chinese Migrants to Tasmania
Defining Experience- Exploring Feminism in Indonesian Contemporary Art
Entrepreneurs- Chinese Traders of Southern Tasmania 1850 - 1910.
HIV-AIDS, Risk and the Transformation of Sexuality in Yogyakarta
In Assertion of 'Otherness' in Japan- Nakagami Kenji's Theorising the Emperor through Subaltern Burakumin Narratives
Is Tasmania "Asia Ready"? An Investigation of Tasmania's Capabilities When Engaging With Asia in the 21st Century
Jakarta Flanerie- Selected Writings of Seno Gumira Ajidarma
Performances of the Post-New Order
Practice Theory, Ancestor Worship, and Ritual- An Alternative Approach to a Cross-cultural Understanding of Chinese Culture
Push-pull Factors for Singaporean Students
Risking Carrageenan- A Critical Geography of Prudentialism in Preventive Health
Sibling Rivalry- The India-Australia Relationship, 1858-1901
Socio-political Issues in Women's Fiction of the Reformasi
The Bhutanese Diaspora. An Analysis of the Reciprocity of Integration Policy and Cultural Adaptation in Australia with Emphasis on Tasmania
The Characteristics of Women Writers in Indonesian Literature After Reformation Era
The gendering of leadership- representations of leadership, power and gender in the Indonesian print press
Towards the Embodiment of the Mask Balinese Topeng in Contemporary Practice
Transmigration, Transculturation, Tribulation- A Sociocultural Analysis of a Philippine Rural Resettlement
Volunteer Tourism as Development? Assessing the Role of Non-Government Organisations Through Case Studies from Asia
Women on the margins An alternative to Kodrat?