University of Wisconsin–Madison

Ian Baird granted Vilas Associates Award

Ian Baird, Asssociate Professor of Geography, was granted the Vilas Associates Award by UW–Madison. The Vilas Associates Competition recognizes new and on-going research of the highest quality and significance. Recipients are chosen competitively by the …

New book by Katherine Bowie: Of Beggars and Buddhas

Congratulations to UW-Madison Anthropology Professor Katherine Bowie on the recent publication of her book Of Beggars and Buddhas: The Politics of Humor in the Vessantara Jataka in Thailand, University of Wisconsin Press, 2017. ~ An exploration of the subversive politics of …

SEASSI Summer Language Program

NEW FELLOWSHIP COMPETITION FOR FIRST YEAR LANGUAGE INSTRUCTION! What do I do? CLICK HERE!   What is SEASSI? The Southeast Asian Studies Summer Institute (SEASSI) is an eight-week intensive language training program for undergraduates, graduate …