This presentation by Dr. Barbara Watson Andaya will offer some historical explanations for the special status of Mary in Larantuka, Indonesia, and for the veneration accorded her during the Easter celebrations.
This talk by Victor Paz will present a periodization of the history of archaeology within the framework of Philippine historiography.
Vietnamese Ethnobotany: New understandings of Refugees, the Ho Chi Minh Trail, and the Iron Triangle
This presentation will create new images and a better understanding of the terms “refugees,” “Ho Chi Minh Trail,” and the “Iron Triangle,” and further cultivate that understanding through an exploration of ethnobotany and conservation in Vietnam.
This team talk/demonstration focuses on the development (2007) of an Asian studies course designed to teach advanced Southeast Asian language students at the University of Hawaii the skills associated with translating and subtitling film from Southeast Asia.
In this panel discussion, Erik Kuhonta (co-editor), Benedict Kerkvliet, and Richard Doner speak to some of the issues raised in the book, “Southeast Asia in Political Science: Theory, Region, and Qualitative Analysis.”
In this presentation, Ann Kumar provides evidence of Southeast Asian influence during the Yayoi period in Japan.
Paul Lavey discusses how stylistic inconsistencies raise questions not only about the nature of “copying” in early Southeast Asian art and the way scholars classify Khmer sculpture, but also about the authenticity of many of the recently revealed images
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 movies in the region.
This lecture will explain the importance of digital archiving and how to use ScholarSpace, the University of HawaiiÊ»s digital repository.
Murder, Bigamy, Pedophilia and Betrayal: The Missing Chief’s House from Hilimondregeraya, Nias, Indonesia
A narrative of high art and high achievement – with a heavy overlay of criminality and debauchery â€“ about the unique remnants of a once great chief’s house from Nias, Indonesia.