Welcome

Welcome to the UCLA Center for Southeast Asian Studies! CSEAS has been critical to sustaining and expanding Southeast Asian Studies at UCLA for 21 years, serving to strengthen the discussion and dissemination of scholarly work on this important region.

COURSELIST: Southeast Asia Fall 2021

COVID-19 UPDATE: UCLA CSEAS staff are currently working from home. We will be offering virtual programming through December 2021.

READ: Stop Asian Hate Statement


For latest updates on CSEAS activities:

New CSEAS director, Stephen Acabado

CSEAS Announcements 8/2/21


News & Announcements

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Registration for GETSEA Fall 2021 Mini-Courses is now open!

The consortium for Graduate Education and Training in Southeast Asian Studies is offering two free virtual mini-courses, open to all graduate students studying Southeast Asia. Application deadline: September 20, 2021

Monday, August 2, 2021

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CFP: Graduate Student Dissertation Workshop for Southeast Asian Studies

This two-day dissertation writing workshop for UC students will be held January 28-29, 2022 at UC Berkeley. The deadline to submit applications is September 13, 2021.

Thursday, July 1, 2021

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UCLA Center for Southeast Asian Studies receives $740,000 grant from Luce Foundation

The Henry Luce Foundation has awarded a five-year grant to CSEAS to support interdisciplinary research and student training programs on the Early Modern Period in Southeast Asia.

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

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Complicating ideas of identity and gender through the art by Southeast Asian women

Editors of "Troubling Borders: An Anthology of Art and Literature by Southeast Asian Women in the Diaspora" discuss the origins of this project and its impact in the current moment.

Friday, June 18, 2021

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