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China and Southeast Asia

This week's bookshelf takes a look at new releases on the history of China's relationship with and Chinese diaspora in Southeast Asia.
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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!
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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.
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Summer & Spring ’16 Bookshelf Spotlight

As we begin the fall term, take a look back at the wide array of topics in our Summer & Spring Bookshelf Spotlights. More great titles to come this semester!
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Water Festival in Burma (1946)

This week we feature a video from the British Pathé collection that includes footage of the Burmese water festival in 1946.
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Eaint Chit

This week we feature the pop music and a video from the popular Burmese musician and model, Eaint Chit.
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Thxa Soe

This week we feature a song by Thxa Soe, an electronic musician popular for his blend of Burmese traditional & folk songs.
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UH-M Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Paul Lavy

We are proud to announce a new series featuring the work of CSEAS affiliated faculty beginning with Southeast Asia art historian, Dr. Paul Lavy.