Welcome

Welcome to the UCLA Center for Southeast Asian Studies! We have been supporting the study of this important region at UCLA for more than 15 years, serving as a place to encourage the discussion and dissemination of scholarly work on the countries of the region.

Our Center has been critical to sustaining and expanding Southeast Asian Studies at UCLA, which has now become one of the major U.S. sites for the study of this region.

Read about our latest activities:

   CSEAS Announcements 11/5/18   


Upcoming Events

Migrants, Minorities, and Populism in Asia

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

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2019-2020 Foreign Language & Area Studies Information Session

Friday, November 16, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
11348 Charles E. Young Research Library

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News & Announcements

Call for abstracts for conference on The Empowerment of Women in Indonesia

We invite scholars, students and researchers to submit an abstract by December 5, 2018. The conference will take place on February 8-9, 2019 at UCLA.

Monday, October 22, 2018

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Inaugural Gouw Scholars immerse themselves in Balinese culture & language

During the summer of 2018, three undergraduate students spent two weeks in Bali, Indonesia on a language and cultural immersion program sponsored by the Julia and Ken Gouw Centennial Scholarship for Study Abroad in Indonesia.

Monday, October 22, 2018

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Researching renewable energy in Jakarta and Los Angeles

Sean Kennedy (UCLA 2018 Ph.D.) credits his success to support he received from both the Center for Southeast Asian Studies and the Asia Pacific Center, including four FLAS grants to study Indonesian.

Thursday, June 07, 2018

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Rohingya crisis -- Genocide in real time demands a response

Urgent action is needed to stop or slow the violence against the Rohingya in Myanmar and to greatly increase humanitarian assistance to refugees in Bangladesh, concluded speakers at a recent Center for Southeast Asian Studies panel.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

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