Nuraini Juliastuti was born in Indonesia in 1975. Between 1993-1994 she studied Sociology at the Airlangga University in Surabaya. Between 1994-2001 she continued her education in Communication Studies at the Gadjah Mada University in Yogyakarta. In 2007-2008 she attended the Contemporary Asian Studies Programme at the International School for Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Amsterdam. Since 1999 Nuraini Juliastuti is a co-founder and director of the KUNCI Cultural Studies Center, an organisation aiming at advancing a wider critical movement to cultural issues through popular education practices and experimental approaches.
Supervisors: Bart Barendregt (Social Sciences), Patricia Spyer (Social Sciences) and Henk Schulte Nordholt (KITLV).