Need a last minute Christmas gift? These photography books on Southeast Asia would make a great addition to any coffee table.
This week’s bookshelf spotlights some recent releases on Timor-Leste.
This week we present a video that features members of the US Air Force building schools in Timor-Leste
This week’s bookshelf spotlights a number of new releases on Timor-Leste.
A solo performance from Jen Shyu that pulls from traditions and styles throughout Asia and Southeast Asia. “Solo Rites” is “…a personal journey of loss and redemption made universal through the exploration of hardships that plagues our modern world.”
Apply by October 13 for the Fulbright-Clinton Fellowship which enables U.S. citizens to serve in professional placements in a government ministry/institution in both Myanmar & Timor-Leste. Fellows build mutual understanding while gaining hands-on public sector experience. The Fulbright-Clinton Fellowship also includes an independent academic study/research component.
Nation Building in Timor-Leste: National Identity Contests and Crises a talk by Jonathan Henick, Political Science Nation building has tended to focus on the role of political elites in constructing “hard” institutions to create a sense of national identity. Timor-Leste’s experience suggests, however, that when “soft” or cultural aspects of nationhood – including symbols, rituals […]