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South Asia Events

Unless otherwise stated the seminar rooms are located in the Coombs Building.

Date Time & location Title & presenter
01 Aug 4:00pm-5:30pm
Institutes Boardroom, 1.12 Coombs Extension Building (8), Fellows Road, Australian National University

ANU Malaysia Institute Seminar
From ‘dark social’ activism to the ‘WhatsApp election’

Presenter(s): Amelia Johns, Research Fellow, Alfred Deakin Institute

10 Aug 5:00pm-6:30pm
Springbank Room, JG Crawford Building (132), Lennox Crossing, ANU

ANU Indonesia Institute Event
Launch of the ANU Indonesia Institute

Presenter(s): Professor Brian Schmidt, ANU Vice-Chancellor; H.E. Y. Kristiarto S. Legowo., Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia; plus many more.

Previous seminars in 2018

Date Time & location Title & presenter
22 Jan 8:30am-5:00pm
TBA

ANU Myanmar Research Centre & Australia Mon Association
The Mon in Myanmar - 2018 and Beyond

Presenter(s): Various

22 Jan 8:30am-5:00pm
Auditorium, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

ANU Myanmar Research Centre Conference
Mon in Myanmar: 2018 and Beyond

Presenter(s): Keynote - Dr Ashley South, Chiang Mai University

14 Feb 5:15pm-7:30pm
Auditorium, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

Asia and the Pacific Screens
Bid'ah Cinta

09 Mar 8:30am-3:30pm
Common Room, University House (1), Balmain Crescent, ANU

Public Conference
Cambodia on the Brink: Towards the 2018 Elections

Presenter(s): Prof The Hon Gareth Evans, Mu Sochua, Dr Lee Morgenbesser, Dr Lao Mong Hay and many more

09 Mar 1:30pm-3:00pm
Lecture Theatre 1.02, Sir Roland Wilson Building (120), McCoy Circuit, ANU

ANU Southeast Asia Institute and ANU Philippines Project Seminar
The Rise of Duterte: A Populist Revolt against Elite Democracy

Presenter(s): Richard Javad Heydarian, Resident Political Analyst, GMA Network, and Non-resident Fellow, Stratbase-ADR Institute, Manila

26 Mar 2:00pm-4:00pm
Institutes Boardroom, 1.12 Coombs Extension Building (8), Fellows Road, Australian National University

ANU Malaysia Institute Seminar
Malaysia's 14th General Election: Some Observations

Presenter(s): Jayum Anak Jawan, Mohammad Agus bin Yusoff and Azhar bin Ahmad

04 Apr 5:15pm-6:45pm
Auditorium, China in the World Building (188), Fellows Lane, ANU

Asia and the Pacific Screens
The Other Option: Australian Punk and Hardcore in South East Asia

19 Apr 4:00pm-5:30pm
Institutes Boardroom, 1.12 Coombs Extension Building (8), Fellows Road, Australian National University

ANU Malaysia Institute Seminar
Australia's policy towards Britain's end of empire in Malaysia and Singapore

Presenter(s): Dr Andrea Benvenuti, F.R. Hist. S. (UK), Senior Lecturer in International Relations and European Studies, University of New South Wales

21 Jun -22 Jun 8:30am-12:45pm
Lecture Theatre 1, Hedley Bull Centre (130), corner of Garran Road and Liversidge Street, ANU

Timor-Leste Update Series
2018 Timor-Leste Update: At the crossroads?

29 Jun 5:00pm-6:30pm
Lecture Theatre 1, Hedley Bull Centre (130), corner of Garran Road and Liversidge Street, ANU

ANU Southeast Asia Institute Public Lecture
Folktales and the Politics of Humour: The Case of the Vessantara Jataka in Thailand

Presenter(s): Speaker - Katherine Bowie, University of Wisconsin-Madison, past president of the Association of Asian Studies, Discussant - Patrick Jory, University of Queensland

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