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New Books in South and Southeast Asian Studies
Announcements and Discussion
Social Science Diliman: A Philippine Journal of Society and Change (SSD) issue on Medicine in Asia and the Pacific is now available and downloadable at: http://journals.upd.edu.ph/index.php/socialsciencediliman/issue/view/634
Editorial Notes: "Transformations in health in the Asia-Pacific: Two centuries of change" by Mark Harrison
Table of Contents:
‘Chinese Indonesians: Identities and Histories’
Monash Herb Feith Centre Conference 2019, Monash University
1-3 October 2019
We are pleased to announce our Call for Papers for an interdisciplinary conference on the topic ‘Chinese Indonesians: Identities and Histories', to take place in the Learning and Teaching Building, Monash University Clayton Campus.
This conference will explore the following key questions:
The Regional Journal of Southeast Asian Studies (RJSEAS) Vol. 4, Issue 1 (January 2019) is now available online and contains the following articles:
1. Emergence of the Girl Guide in Mynamar by Nyo Nyo Khin
2. Religious practices and syncretization: The Tzu Chi missions in the Northern Thai border by Sunanta Yamthap and Aranya Siriphon
3. American ventures in Philippine Penology: The Case of Bilibid prison, 1915–1928 by Maria Margarita M. Baguisi
Please visit our website at www.rjseas.org.
CFP: Council on Thai Studies
VERGE: STUDIES IN GLOBAL ASIAS
CFPs for 6.2 and 7.1
Edited by Jessamyn Abel (Penn State University) and Leo Coleman (Hunter College)
12th International Indonesia Forum Conference:
Rising to the Occasion: Indonesian Creativity, Ingenuity, and Innovation in
a World in Transition.
National Cheng Kung University, Tainan City, Taiwan, 26 to 27 June 2019
CFP Deadline 31 March 2019
Both inside and outside of Indonesia, the reality of the interconnected
global world poses various challenges to Indonesia and its people. Time and
time again, innovation and creativity has been shown by Indonesians in
We are currently looking for one to two more paper proposals and a discussant for our panel “The government intermediary” at EuroSEAS 2019 in Berlin.
The Japan Foundation and the UP Asian Center are calling for submissions of Japan-related research for the “Japanese Studies in the Philippines: A Research Competition for Students.” The competition is open to Filipino students in the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Outstanding paper presenters can get a chance to participate in a four-day, all-expenses-paid study tour to Japan on 15–18 April 2019 (tentative). The deadline of application is on 8 March 2019.
The UP Asian Center will be organizing “The Postwar Rise and Decline of the Left in Southeast Asia,” a public lecture by Nathan Gilbert Quimpo on 7 March 2019, 1 pm–3 pm, UP Asian Center, QC. The lecture is free and open to the public; seating is first-come, first-served, but participants are encouraged to sign up online.