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October 2018

University Lecture/2018 Council on Thai Studies Keynote Address: Puangthong Pawakapan

October 12, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr.
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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This event serves as the Friday Forum Lecture The University Lectures Committee presents Development and Impact of the Thai Military's Political Offensive Puangthong Pawakapan Associate Professor of Political Science, Chulalongkorn University Visiting Fellow at the…

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Friday Forum: Mitch Hendrickson – How did Angkor become Angkor?

October 19, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr.
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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How did Angkor become Angkor? Conceptualizing the rise of the Khmer Empire (9th to 15th c. CE), Cambodia Mitch Hendrickson Associate Professor of Anthropology University of Illinois at Chicago The question of how the Khmer…

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Friday Forum: Darith Ea – Koh Ker: The 10th Century Angkorian Capital City

October 26, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr.
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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Koh Ker: The 10th Century Angkorian Capital City of Jayavarman IV and His Son, Harshavarman II Darith Ea Visiting Professor, Cornell University Deputy Director,  Angkor International Center for Research and Documentation, Apsara Authority, Cambodia Jayavarman…

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November 2018

Friday Forum: Mohamed Nawab Mohamed Osman – “The New Spectrum of Islamism in Malaysia and Indonesia”

November 2, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr.
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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The New Spectrum of Islamism in Malaysia and Indonesia Mohamed Nawab Mohamed Osman Associate Professor Nanyang Technological University Two recent elections in Malaysia and Indonesia indicate that political Islam in both countries is increasing in…

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Friday Forum: Tanet Charoenmuang – “Problems of Thai Democracy and Prospects for an Election in February 2019”

November 9, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
336 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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Problems of Thai Democracy and Prospects for an Election in February 2019 Tanet Charoenmuang Professor of Political Science The talk will be about factors that have obstructed Thailand's democratization process, the 4 years of a…

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Friday Forum: Nina Nurmila – “Gender Discourse in Indonesian Islam”

November 16, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr.
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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Gender Discourse in Indonesian Islam Nina Nurmila Professor of Gender and Islamic Studies, State Islamic University (UIN) Bandung, Indonesia Commissioner of the National Commission on Violence Against Women (Komnas Perempuan)   This talk will briefly…

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Friday Forum: Will Shattuck – “Mobilizing Through Regional Anchors: Chao Suan Yang in Southern Thailand Respond to Falling Rubber Prices”

November 30, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr.
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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Mobilizing Through Regional Anchors: Chao Suan Yang in Southern Thailand Respond to Falling Rubber Prices PHOTO TRANSLATION: "I don't need the Governor. I don't need the Director. I don't need the government. I just need…

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December 2018

Friday Forum: Kosal Path – “Vietnam’s Bumpy Road to Economic Renovation or Doi Moi in 1986″

December 7, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr.
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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The Harvey Goldberg Center for the Study of Contemporary History and the Center for Southeast Asian Studies present: Vietnam's Bumpy Road to Economic Renovation or Doi Moi in 1986 Kosal Path Assistant Professor of Political…

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September 2019

Friday Forum: Alfred W. McCoy

September 6, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr.
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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“Beyond Empires: The Succession from Washington’s World Order to Beijing’s Global System” Alfred W. McCoy Harrington Professor of History UW-Madison After a decade of debate, the current consensus among academics and policy makers in the…

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Friday Forum: Keith Barton

September 13, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Dr.
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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'Your Question Doesn’t Make Sense': How Southeast Asia Complicates U.S. Teaching about World Religions Keith Barton Professor of Curriculum and Instruction Indiana University - Bloomington   Most U.S. students learn about “major world religions” as…

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