The City of Yangon

This week's bookshelf spotlights the city of Yangon, Myanmar in preparation for the upcoming talk on Jan. 30 by the authors of 'Yangon Echoes'.

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.

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.

EWC: Myanmar Dialogue

Join the East-West Center on for a round table discussion with government, academic, military and NGO-based professionals from Myanmar.

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.

Eaint Chit

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

Thxa Soe

This week we feature a song by Thxa Soe, an electronic musician popular for his blend of Burmese traditional & folk songs.