Teraya Paramehta is a full-time faculty member of Universitas Indonesia (Indonesia), at which she works in two different departments: English Study Program in the Faculty of Humanities and American Studies Master Program in the Postgraduate Program. She earned her Sarjana Humaniora in English from Universitas Indonesia and her Master of Arts in Asian American Studies from San Francisco State University. Her research interest includes Asian American studies, race and ethnicity, post-9/11 America, literature of the exile and migration, and intersectional identity of race/gender/class/religion. She can be reached by email: teraya@ui.ac.id