School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics

Raisa Kamila

Key information

School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics PhD researcher
MA Colonial and Global History (Leiden University), BA Philosophy (Gadjah Mada University)
Email address
Internal Supervisors
Dr Mulaika Hijjas & Dr Ben Murtagh


Raisa is a doctoral student working on the history of infrastructure in Aceh built under Dutch colonialism. She is currently working part-time as a managing editor in an independent publishing house, Pustaka Pias, based in Bandung - Indonesia. In her spare time, Raisa experiments with fiction, screenwriting, and performative writing.

Research interests

Space and society, sensory history, history of infrastructure.

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