Presented as part of the Anthropology Department Colloquium Series. Speaker: Jonathan Padwe, Associate Professor of Anthropology About the Talk Thursday, October 3rd, 3:00PM, George Hall 227 The distinction between upland and lowland society in mainland Southeast Asia is an enduring social divide that has long provoked scholars of the region. In the lowlands, peasant production […]
An update from Alexandra McDougle on her Luce Year spent in Cambodia.
Congratulations to UH Mānoa graduate Alexandra M. McDougle who has been selected as 2016-17 Luce Scholar in Cambodia!
The scholarship is earmarked to assist graduate students in anthropology or sociology who are concentrating their academic work on Southeast Asia related studies at UHM.
This lecture, by Prof. Roland Fletcher of the University of Sydney, redefines the history of Angkor Wat as a giant low-density city, and reviews its global significance in relation to urban processes in the Maya lowlands and in Sri Lanka.
Join us for a talk on capitalist relations among indigenous highlanders in Sulawesi, Indonesia.