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    Dr Gaik Cheng Khoo

Dr Gaik Cheng Khoo is Associate Professor in the School of Media, Languages and Cultures at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, the University of Nottingham Malaysia. Her work focuses on cinema and independent filmmaking in Malaysia; cosmopolitan spaces including public eating places like kopitiam and mamak stalls; race, religion and the politics of identity; and multiculturalism. Gaik obtained her BA (English) from The University of Texas (Austin), and her MA (English) and PhD (Interdisciplinary Studies) at The University of British Columbia. She was a postdoctoral fellow at the Asia Research Institute (ARI-NUS) in Singapore (2004-2005), before becoming a lecturer at The Australian National University where she taught gender, cultural studies and Southeast Asian cinema (2005-2012).