Fall 2016 Bookshelf Summary

Take a look back at the wide array of topics highlighted in our Fall 2016 Bookshelf Spotlights. New spotlights for Spring 2017 will begin next week!

LGBT Themes in Indonesian Literature

This week's bookshelf highlights LGBT themes in Indonesian literature including an article by Inside Indonesia on the growth of this genre.

Southeast Asia in Photos

Need a last minute Christmas gift? These photography books on Southeast Asia would make a great addition to any coffee table.
Kuala Lumpur

Urban Southeast Asia

This week's bookshelf takes a look at urban Southeast Asia including the role of urban planning and globalization on its cities.

Social Issues in Singapore

This week we take a look at social issues in Singapore in with a number of new releases from World Scientific Publishing.

IIAS: Language & Ethnicity in Myanmar

This week's bookshelf takes a look at the International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS) recent newsletter focused on Language & Ethnicity in Myanmar.

Spotlight on Viet Nam

This week, our bookshelf spotlights Viet Nam including the recent release of "Vietnam: A New History" by Christopher Goscha.

Medical & Health Issues in SE Asia

Our bookshelf takes a look at medical and health issues in Southeast Asia including a new release on the role of bioscientific research in Singapore.