Welcome

Welcome to the UCLA Center for Southeast Asian Studies! Since 1999, CSEAS has been critical to sustaining and expanding Southeast Asian Studies at UCLA, 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.

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For latest updates on CSEAS activities:

NEW! UCLA CSEAS 2021 Newsletter

CSEAS Announcements 10/19/21


News & Announcements

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An archaeologist committed to community education and outreach

Stephen Acabado, director of the Center for Southeast Asian Studies, engages local communities in archaeological research and local educational initiatives. He also works to build transnational networks that link scholars across the region.

Friday, October 22, 2021

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CFP: Land and Water Governance and Minority Peoples in the Asia Pacific

Call for Papers is open for Webinar Series: Natural Resource Policy, Culture and Law: Land and Water Governance and Minority Peoples in the Asia Pacific from February 24-March 17, 2022. Deadline: November 30, 2021

Monday, October 25, 2021

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PEMSEA Summer 2022 Archaeological Field School in the Philippines

Students are welcome to apply for the Program for Early Modern Southeast Asia Archaeology Field School in Bicol, Philippines, tentatively scheduled June 20 to July 15, 2022! Deadline: January 15, 2022

Friday, October 15, 2021

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Tracing global convergence and interconnection from Malacca & Ottoman Empire

The 2021 Sites of Encounter K-12 teacher workshop showcases these two major trade centers as prominent drivers of global integration and cultural diffusion.

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

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