Is a postdoctoral research fellow in the Cultural Anthropology department at Utrecht University. He is a co-founder of Reading Sideways Press, a small press, which publishes some literature in English translation as well as original works in Indonesian. These works include Afrizal Malna’s Prometheus Pinball, document shredding museum (trans. Daniel Owen) and Morning Slanting to the Right (Hannah Ekin, Jurgen Doyle and Andy). He has translated numerous works by Indonesian authors.