A list of panels and abstracts for the 2008 International Conference on Thai Studies is now available from the organisers’ website. 30 panels have been accepted including panels on the monarchy (panels 14, 15 and 16), sufficiency economy (panel 18) , democracy (panels 19 and 20) , Thai women’s studies (panel 9) and violence in the period 1973-1976 (panel 21). The full program is still “forthcoming”, but registration for the conference is now open.

New Mandala readers looking to understand earlier debate and discussion about this conference may find these posts from the archive provide some context and information.