backstagemandalay - main

Burmese Expressions

This week we have a collection of reflective contemporary writing and photography on life, culture, and politics in Myanmar.

Big Bag

Big Bag is one of the prominent punk rock groups of modern Myanmar.
Greg Moore

Gregory F. Moore

We recently hosted an exciting talk on Fri., 3/15: "Historic and Future Earthquakes and Tsunamis in the NE Indian Ocean and their Effects on People Living in the Coastal Zone"

Billy Tea, WSD-Handa Fellow

Our Spring 2013 Speaker Series continued on 1/15/13 with a fascinating talk from Billy Tea, WSD-Handa Fellow at the Pacific Forum, CSIS

History of Myanmar

This week, five books on Myanmar's history, including one co-authored by CSEAS affiliated Professor Michael Aung-Thwin.

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"