Ray W. Chandrasekara, Ph.D.
Ph.D. in South and Southeast Asian Studies, University of California at Berkeley
Courses Taught at ACPHS
Suicide and Madness and/as Literature
Changing Images of Asia
The Short Story
Humanities I, II, III
Health Care and Human Values
Principles of Communication
Honors and Awards
Named ACPHS Teacher of the Year in 2005-06 and 2007-08
Selected to deliver the Faculty Charge to the Graduates at the 2011 Commencement ceremony
South and Southeast Asian literature, history and politics, translations of Malay-Indonesian literature into English, bioethics in the developing world.
Water, Development, and State Security in South Asia: Scenarios for China and India. Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture 6.3, 2006.
Book: Stories from Jakarta (trans. by Nusantara Translation Group). Pramoedya Ananta Toer. Introduced by Benedict Anderson. SEA Press, Cornell University, Ithaca New York, 1999.
Book: Magical Selves: Anthology of Malay Women Writers (1930-1990). Translated, Edited and with an introduction by Ray Chandrasekara. Forward by Christine Campbell. SEA Press, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York.