Southeast Asian Studies Symposium

Registration for the Southeast Asian Studies Symposium will close on 28 February 2013. Please visit http://projectsoutheastasia.com/academic-events/sea-symposium-2013/registration to register.

The 2nd Annual Southeast Asian Studies Symposium will be held in St Anne’s College, Oxford OX2 6HS on 9-10 March 2013. Already one of the largest annual Southeast Asian Studies conferences in the world, this year sees 22 panels with 101 papers spread over 30 sessions. There will be three roundtables on the future of Burma, on the environment in Southeast Asia, and on the future of Borneo/Kalimantan studies. Speakers and paper presenters come from over 20 countries, and represent a wide array of disciplines and expertise. The keynote will be delivered by Mark Pritchard MP, Member of Parliament for the Wrekin in Shropshire and Chair for the All-Party Group for ASEAN in the UK Parliament. Burmese performance artist, activist, and former political prisoner Htein Lin will be performing on Saturday evening.

Registration is available for one or both days. The registration fee for students, OAP, and others eligible for concessions is £40 per day or £50 for two days; for professionals, £60 per day or £80 for two days. The registration fee includes a conference pack, refreshments, and lunch on both days. Lunch will be catered by St Anne’s College’s award-winning kitchen, selected as “Kitchen of the Year” in the Oxford Colleges annual dining awards.

There is also an optional tour of Oxford at 5pm on Friday, 8 March 2013, by historian Dr PJ Thum, followed by an optional dinner at participant’s cost.

For more information, please visit our website at http://projectsoutheastasia.com/academic-events/sea-symposium-2013/. We look forward to seeing you at the Symposium!

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