Thai studies in Sydney

Panel proposals for the Twelfth International Conference on Thai Studies (April 2014, Sydney University) close at the end of this month.

Details on 2013 Myanmar Update

On 15-16 March the Australian National University will host the 2013 Myanmar/Burma Update Conference. You can register online to attend.

Re-thinking region, transgressing discipline

New Mandala readers may be interested in next week’s annual conference of the Research School of Asia and the Pacific.

Banned from Vietnam

The author of one of the best books on contemporary Vietnam has been banned from the country.

The positive face of state-society relations

The past two decades have seen governments in Asia improving the well-being of populations, transforming the nature of state-society relations. Contributions are sought for a panel discussing this issue at the 2013 EuroSEAS Conference.

An age of projects

A new mode of governing is transforming state formation, state-society relations, political organisation and civil society throughout Southeast Asia.