This week we screen Laos’ first ever crime-thriller, a well-written account of a mechanic who violently crosses paths with a rich college kid.
This week we highlight children's books on Lunar New Year in Southeast Asia.
The 2015 Bookshelf Spotlight kicks off with a two-week series highlighting new releases from the University of Hawaiʻi Press. Check back next week for more!
Nicholas Bailleul created a beautiful video montage of various locations across Laos. Enjoy!
A canny piece of entertainment in which Ahlo, a cursed boy, gets a chance to redeem himself, and save his family, at a local rocket festival.
We are excited to feature our first Laotian band that shares mor lam style folk music across the globe.
This week we are featuring literature that share and tell old and new folktales from Laos.
This week we have books reflecting the stories from the Hmong, a people from the mountainous region of SE Asia.
Here we feature four recently published books on the history of Laos.
Recent or forthcoming Southeast Asia titles from the University of Hawaiʻi Press