Products and Publications

International Research in Society and Cultur (IRSaC), A Voice from the Veranda, The Veranda Film Festival (VFF) are some of PRISB programs. For more info please see link below: 

International Research in Society and Culture (IRSaC)

International Research in Society and Culture (IRSC) is a peer-reviewed open access international journal. It discusses the development, local and global issues related to society, culture, and social science.

A Voice from the Veranda

A voice from the veranda is a platform set up as a medium for people from across background to share and express their opinions on anything and everything. In doing so, we aim to provide readers a comprehensive, outstanding, and up to date perspective on issues shaping our world.

The Veranda Film Festival

The Veranda Film Festival (VFF) is  A Film Screening and Video Production Workshop. These programs are a part of the Veranda Film Festival that focuses on film discourse in social and cultural.

Latest News

Daphne wong-a-foe was a speaker at the Research center for Social and Cultural Studies (PRISB) of Universitas Syiah Kuala (USK) Research Seminar #10 (technology and culture). She is a PhD candidate at Leiden University and researching what Indonesian Muslims think and do about artificial intelligence and […]
Dr. Alfi Rahman, direktur Pusat Riset Ilmu Sosial Budaya (PRISB) Universitas Syiah Kuala (USK) menjadi salah seorang keynote speaker pada acara studium generale terkait Climate Change Curriculum and Indigenous Knowledge pada Rabu (26/1) di Sekolah Sukma Bangsa Lhokseumawe. Hal ini merupakan bentuk kerja sama Yayasan Sukma […]
Dr. Alfi, Director of PRISB, attended the 8th  Indonesian-American KAVLI Frontiers of Science symposia 2022 in Yogyakarta from 1-6 August 2022. The 8th KAVLI symposium brings together outstanding young scientists to discuss exciting advances and opportunities in various disciplines. The format encourages one-on-one and informal group […]


Seminar Series #10
How Indonesian Citizens Imagine the Future with Artificial Intelligence in Relation to their Islamic Religion

Speaker: Daphne Wong-A-Foe (Universiteit Leiden)

Daphne is currently a PhD candidate within the project One Among Zeroes |0100|: Towards an Anthropology of Everyday AI in Islam.

Moderator: Dr. Alfi Rahman

Director of PRISB USK


Tuesday, 8 November 2022 

2.00 pm ~ 4 pm

PRISB USK seminar room

Register here:

Book Talk #1

dr. Rosariah Indah, M.Sc. PhD

Panelis 1 – Rizanna Rosemary, PhD 

Panelis 2 – 

Monday, 29 September 2022 

16.30 WIB ~ Selesai


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