This week we present a special summer session bookshelf spotlight featuring books that explore the impact of political theatre and dance.
Based on ethnographic fieldwork amongst Tai migrants from the Shan State in Burma/Myanmar, this talk attends to the micropolitics and staged authenticities of Tai dance (Fon Tai). (on 4/23)
This week we have collected some recent literature exploring the culture and politics of Muslims and Islam in Thailand.
Suckseed is an awesome coming of age tale of a group of students trying to make it to the finals of their high school rock band contest.
Suckseed is an awesome coming of age tale of a group of students trying to make it to the finals of their high school rock band contest. (on 4/9)
CSEAS features alternative rock tunes from Harem Belle as our featured song of the week.
Jon Jandai speaks at TEDxDoiSuthep (2011) about how life is easy, yet why do we make it so hard?
Ratanaruang, a star of the Thai new wave, drenches his film in classic noir style, filling it full of shadows and rain. (on 02/05)
This talk examines contemporary images in Thailand during the recent campaign to shutdown Bangkok, which began in 2013. (on 2/7)
Because we love to start off the year checking out our horoscopes, we have a selection of books on astrology and fortune telling this week!