Talk: “Agribusiness From the Ashes: Legacy Landscapes of Armed Politics in the Indigenous Uplands of Burma”
Join the College of Social Science for a talk by Kevin Woods on April 13 on “Agribusiness From the Ashes: Legacy Landscapes of Armed Politics in the Indigenous Uplands of Burma”
Join the UH Mānoa Pacific Asian Management Institute on August 1 for a special talk on the success of Jollibee with Mr. Jose Minana Jr., Group President, Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC), Manila, Philippines.
Join the ALIC-ASEAN International Symposium on Governance, Development and Civil Society, Hawaii for an event on the US-ASEAN relationship.
Join us for a public talk by artists from the National Academy of Arts, Culture, and Heritage (ASWARA), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Join Dr. Chet-Yeng Young, Associate Professor in the Dept. of Music at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa for a talk on Malay music.
Join the UH Mānoa Dept. of Art & Art History on March 11 for a special lecture by Dr. William R. Chapman on “A Heritage of Ruins: The Ancient Sites of Southeast Asia and Their Conservation” as part of the exhibit “Fragments & Empire examines Cambodian (or Khmer) art of the Angkor Empire”. The exhibit includes examples of sandstone architectural fragments, ceremonial bronzes, and stoneware vessels associated with the styles of the imperial capital as well as their transmission into peripheral regions in modern-day northeastern Thailand.
Attend numerous special events during the current John Young Museum of Art exhibition from March 6 – May 6, 2016.
Join CSEAS and the Education Dept. for a talk on embedding art psychotherapy into a kindergarten curriculum in Viet Nam.
A powerful demon wants a beautiful goddess for his wife. Legendary monkey brothers Subali and Sugriwa are enlisted to help the gods repel the rejected suitor’s armies in a story told through wayang listrik, a modern Balinese theatre genre that blends shadow puppetry (wayang kulit), dance and music. Traditional carved leather puppets, actors as shadow puppets, Balinese dance, and a live gamelan orchestra share the stage.
Join the EWC on Jan. 28 for a talk by visiting scholar Anukriti Hittle on the recently formulated Paris Agreement shows progress in climate negotiations under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change.