University of Wisconsin–Madison

COTS 2018

Save the date – COTS 2018 – 12 to 14 October 2018 at UW-Madison

This year’s Council on Thai Studies (COTS) Annual Meeting will be held from 12-14 October 2018 at the Center for Southeast Asian Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

COTS, established in 1972, is a consortium of universities with a particular interest in Thai Studies.

The annual COTS meeting is designed to provide scholars, students, and practitioners with opportunities to present both preliminary and more developed research analysis and reflections, primarily in the social sciences and humanities, related to Thai Studies.

Additional details about the keynote speaker, accommodation and other logistics will be forthcoming, but for now, please note the following dates and information:

  • COTS: 12-14 October 2018
  • Location:
    Center for Southeast Asian Studies (CSEAS)
    University of Wisconsin-Madison
    206 Ingraham Hall
    1155 Observatory Drive
    Madison, WI 53706
  • Deadline for proposals for presentations: 1 August 2018 

The organizers welcome proposals for individual paper presentations, panels of papers, roundtable discussions, film screenings and other formats as suggested by participants. For individual paper presentations and films, please send an abstract (250 words). For roundtable discussions, please send an abstract (250 words) and list of participants. For panels of papers, please send an abstract of the panel (250 words) as well as abstracts of the individual papers.

Questions and proposal submissions should be sent to Tyrell Haberkorn, (Chair, COTS 2018).