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The Art of Exile Talk

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)
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Bryce Beemer

Our Fall 2012 Speaker Series continues with a presentation titled, "Dancing Partners: The influence of Thai-style Ramayana masked-dance on the art and culture of 18th and 19th century Burma"

The Red Shirts’ Uprising

This panel discussion examines a crucial moment in Thailand’s political history... (on 4/23)

Images of Women in Thai TV Dramas

This is a study of images of Thai women presented in a Thai TV drama series shown in 2004 entitled “Saloeybaab”. Broadly, the study explores how the drama presents its female antagonist as well a...

The Politics of Making Movies in Southeast Asia

As part of the Hawaii International Film Festival, the Center is bringing seven new Southeast Asian films to campus and is bringing to Hawaii seven filmmakers for a special discussion of politics and...