Wening Udasmoro is Associate Professor in Literature at Universitas Gadjah Mada in Indonesia. She was the Associate Director of the ICRS that works on the issues of interfaith dialogue and peacebuilding process using the Social Science approach.

Her interests of research are on gender, religion, violence, identity politics and critical discourse analysis. Among her new publications is Symbolic Violence in Everyday Narration published in Asian Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities. She is involved in the research on Gender Dimensions of Social Conflict, Armed Violence and Peace building together with the team of Graduate Institute Geneva and Nigeria.