Anthropologist Dr. Kelli Swazey gives us insight into the culture of the Torajan tribesmen, who spend their entire lives preparing for their deaths.
This week have a difficult to find selection of books on Jewish diaspora in SE Asia.
Bookshelf Spotlight: Religions of Southeast Asia
"Three Hearts, Two Worlds, One Love" shows the beauty of romantic love, and it also captures how religion, religious conservatism, inter-religous relationships, and identity ...
Featured CSEAS books: Buddhism, Sufism, Catholicism, Hinduism
Islamic boarding school students receive conflicting messages from their headmasters in regard to Christianity and Judaism in this popular film.
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 Qua...
This more melodramatic Filipino coming-of-ager concerns the budding sexuality of a young girl in a devoutly Catholic culture.
On the origins of the Spirit Writing movement in Colonial Vietnam, the spirit writing phenomenon and its connections with modern Vietnamese nationalism.
Friday, 20 October 2006, 12:00 p.m. Presented by Michael Fenner, History, National University of Singapore