Based on ethnographic fieldwork amongst Tai migrants from the Shan State in Burma/Myanmar, this talk attends to the micropolitics and staged authenticities of Tai dance (Fon Tai). (on 4/23)
Suckseed is an awesome coming of age tale of a group of students trying to make it to the finals of their high school rock band contest. (on 4/9)
Check out our featured clip of the week from Mark de Louw showcasing his travels throughout SEA!
CSEAS features alternative rock tunes from Harem Belle as our featured song of the week.
Jon Jandai speaks at TEDxDoiSuthep (2011) about how life is easy, yet why do we make it so hard?
Ratanaruang, a star of the Thai new wave, drenches his film in classic noir style, filling it full of shadows and rain. (on 02/05)
This talk examines contemporary images in Thailand during the recent campaign to shutdown Bangkok, which began in 2013. (on 2/7)
Bird Thongchai McIntyre, a popular musician, film/stage actor, and commercial model from Thailand.
Shutter is one of the best films in the recent flowering of Asian horror cinema (on 10/30). Happy Halloween from CSEAS!
Dr. Chaiyong Satjipanon, Ambassador of Thailand to the United States of America recently visited the UH-M.