BAG SEMINARS FALL 2012
Keith Foulcher, Department of Indonesian Sutdies, Unviersity
of Sydney, and Brian Roberts, Department of English, Brigham
Notebook: Richard Wright and Indonesian Cultural Modernism in the 1950s"
Alfred W. McCoy (History Department, Center for Southeast
Asian Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison
of Empire: Asian Wars, Information Regimes, and the future of U.S. Global
Laurie Margot Ross, Southeast Asia Program Visiting Fellow, Cornell
the Cirebon Mask through the Zahir / Batin Matrix "
Ian Baird, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Center for Southeast
Asian Studies and the Nelson Institute of Environmental Studies
Hydropower Dams, Fish Migrations, Environmental Change, Livelihoods,
State Territorialization, and Geopolitics in the Mekong River Basin"
Ardeth Maung Thawnghmung, Political Science Department, University
of Massachusetts Lowell
Grassroots' approach to Poverty Alleviation in Contemporary Burma/Myanmar"
Jayne Werner, Adjunct Research Scholar, Weatherhead East Asian
Institute, Columbia University
and Communism in Vietnam: A Post-Colonial Perspective"
Kimberly Kay Hoang, Program in Poverty, Justice and Human Capabilities,
at the Center for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality and the
Kinder Institute for Urban Research, Rice University
the Dragon: Sex, Finance, and Masculinities in Vietnam's New Global
Sylvia Tidey, Department of Anthropology, Universiteit van Amsterdam
the books look good' or how anti-corruption efforts enable corruption
in Kupang, Eastern Indonesia"
BAG SEMINARS SPRING 2013
Andrew Alan Johnson, Weatherhead EAst Asian Institute, Columbia
Chaos: Accident, precariousness, and the spirits of wildness in urban
Thai spirit cults"
David Price Department of Anthropology, St. Martin's University
Kennedy: Unanswered and Ignored Questions of Early Cold War Ethnography"
Michele Thompson, Department of History, Southern Connecticut
Pox on TuÐuc: the Social and Political Effects of Smallpox on the
House of Nguyen"
Claudine Ang, Department of Humanities (History), Yale-NUS College
on the Margins: Drama, Poetry, and the Civilizing Mission in Eighteenth-Century
Victor Lieberman, Marvin B. Becker Collegiate Professor of Southeast
Asian History, University of Michigan
Asia and Eurasia During A Thousand Years"
Sudhir Thomas Vadaketh, Senior Editor and Analyst, Economist
Intelligence Unit, Singapore
Slow Road from Authoritarianism to Democracy: Where are Malaysia and
Olga Dror, Texas A&M University
Chi Minh and Children: (De)Constructing Narratives of Love and Devotion"
Doreen Lee, Northeastern University
Activist Spaces and Archived Selves in Indonesia"