Yuanita Wahyu Pratiwi


Yuan, born in 1996, is a researcher and writer focused on food and economic history. She recently graduated from Leiden University the Netherlands, with a thesis on the 18th century rice economy of Java. Currently, Yuan is preparing her PhD project on the collapse of native’s autarky and sustainable diets in 18th and 19th century Java. When is not working she could easily be spotted food-hunting, eating, or cooking. Her holistic interest towards food was strongly cultivated in her family’s kitchen and backyard in Bekasi.

works from Yuanita Wahyu Pratiwi