Dr. Evi Lina Sutrisno

Dr. Evi Lina Sutrisno

Email address:

  • evi.sutrisno@gmail.com
  • evis@uw.edu


2018: Ph.D in Anthropology, University of Washington, Seattle. Dissertation: Negotiating the Confucian Religion in Indonesia: Invention, Resilience and Revival (1900-2010)

2010: M.A. in Anthropology, University of Washington, Seattle. Thesis: Reading Lie Kim Hok’s Hikajat Khonghoetjoe: Confucianism and the Virtuous Self in Late Nineteenth Century Colonial Indonesia

2002: M.A. in Social Sciences, Universiteit van Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Thesis: The May 1998 Riot in Surabaya: Through Local People’s Perspective

1995: B.A. in Psychology, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta.


Sutrisno, E. (2017). Confucius is Our Prophet: The Discourse of Prophecy and Religious Agency in Indonesian Confucianism. Sojourn: Journal of Social Issues in Southeast Asia, Vol. 32 (3), Singapore: ISEAS Yusof Ishak, pp. 669-718

Sutrisno, E. (2017). Moral is Political: The Ideas of Ideal Citizenship in Lie Kim Hok’s Hikajat Khonghoetjoe. Wacana: Journal of the Humanities of Indonesia, Vol. 18 (1), Jakarta: University of Indonesia, pp. 183-215. 
Sutrisno, E. (2016). The Forgotten Confucian Periodicals in Indonesia. Cormosea Bulletin, Vol. 34. Ann Arbor, Michigan: Association for Asian Studies.

Sutrisno, E. (2015). IPT 1965: Fifty Years Fighting for Justice. Keio Mediacom Working Paper, No. 2, pp. 1-18.
Sutrisno, E. (2013). Femme Fatale: Perlawanan terhadap Budaya Patriarki (Femme Fatale: A Struggle against Patriarchal Culture). In: Hendri Yulius, Lilith’s Bible. Jakarta: Elex Media Computindo.

Agustine, S. & Sutrisno, E. (eds.). 2013. Mendengar Suara Lesbian Indonesia: Kumpulan Buah Pikir Aktivis Feminis dan Pluralis (Listening to the Voices of the Indonesian Lesbians: An Anthology of Feminist and Pluralist Activists). Jakarta:  HIVOS & Ardhanary Institute.

Sutrisno, E. (2009). The Everyday Life in Penjaringan Sari Flat, Surabaya. In: Yusti Probowati (ed.). Inside Surabaya: A Portrait of Urban Living in the 21st Century Indonesia. Surabaya: Laboratorium Psikologi Sosial.

Teaching undergraduates students at the University of Washington

Summer 2017 - Southeast Asian Civilization
Winter 2017 - Sociology: Social Problems
Fall 2016 - Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology
Summer 2016 - Special Topics in Anthropology of Religion: Religion and Material Culture
Spring 2015 - Special Topics in Anthropology of Religion: Islam and Popular Culture
Summer 2014 - Special Topics in Anthropology of Religion: Religion in Modernity Context
Summer 2013 - Special Topics in Anthropology of Religion: Anthropology of Death

Previous Occupation

2002-2007: Head of Social Psychology Department, University of Surabaya, Indonesia
1996-2007: Senior Lecturer, University of Surabaya, Indonesia