Thant Myint-U will be giving a seminar at SOAS’ Centre of Southeast Asian Studies later this week. New Mandala readers in London (or nearby) may be keen to go along and listen to one of the most stimulating Burmese intellectuals.

The details are –

Date: Thursday, 8 March 2007
Time: 17.00-19.00
Title: The Failure of International Policy towards Burma
Speaker: Thant Myint-U (Visiting Senior Fellow, International Peace Academy; Research Associate of the Cambridge Centre for History and Economics)
Room: G51, Main Building , SOAS

Centre website:

All Welcome

Unfortunately, I cannot be there on Thursday but any New Mandala readers who do attend are more than welcome to post their comments, reactions or reviews.