Comprehensive introductory lectures in Archaeology and Art History of Southeast Asia with a focus on the pre-Modern to the Modern periods.
The current version of ASEAN is inadequate to implement a robust neutrality enforcement policy that follows a “strong neutrality” and “cohesive neutrality” principle.
The success of Translator Gator illustrates a gap between current policy making and rapidly changing technologies.
Just as there is no simple correlation between democracy and good governance, we can no longer draw a straight line between authoritarianism and weak governance.
Duncan McCargo and Anyarat Chattharakul have analysed the stunning rise and fall of this party in their co-authored book.
How to track art history as the history of styles deriving from influences, and the history of modernism and its relationship to modernity? Is there art that links Southeast Asia as a region?
A platform for diverse collection of articles, videos, seminars, photo essays and reviews on art, design and architecture, and its place in society and history in Southeast Asia.
Regional organisations can play a wide range of roles in the human rights governance of the region, because different motivations for adopting rights and commitments result in different regional institutional designs.
New Mandala and the Southeast Asia Institute at The Australian National University are pleased to present this seminar by Professor Adrian Vickers, who is a Visitor in the School of Culture History and Language.
ASEAN has precedent and success in interceding in struggles for diplomatic recognition at the United Nations during the Third Indochina War (1978-1991).
Vietnam seems to be managing global crises such as the pandemic and recession better than many other Southeast Asian nations.
The illusion that the domestic space is only a site for social reproduction is over, but what will replace it?
EOI close this week! Southeast Asian researcher looking at gender & sexuality? New Mandala is looking for you.
Funded by the ANU Gender Institute, NM's latest project offers workshops in developing a short video using readily available devices. Get your EOI in before 12 Dec.
Associations and the polyvocality of social media can bring to fore diverse meanings of being in the diaspora
Despite consensus that local organisations make aid and development more responsive and effective, implementation lags.
Hydropower dams in Cambodia generate extensive processes of commodification and extraction, feeding the country’s vast shadow economy.
Sango Mahanty explains how mega infrastructure projects such as hydropower are dramatically transforming nature and society in our region.
Extraordinary measures may in the long run jeopardize civil liberties and constitutional democracy.
Our new series looks at coronavirus in Southeast Asia through diverse lens, and invites authors and readers to reflect and speculate on what we can learn from this crisis and all it brings.
Where to now for Myanmar Studies? New Mandala co-founder Nicholas Farrelly reflects on a rapidly changing field.
A discussion on the power and limits of colonial racial categories; Hadramis, Sayyids and Sharifas in maritime Southeast Asia; modernity and cultural hybridity; the descendants of Arabs in the Malay world today;
Reflections on the ups and downs of New Mandala and the future for online academic engagement.