The 2nd Annual Southeast Asian Studies Symposium will be held in St Anne’s College, Oxford OX2 6HS on 9-10 March 2013. There are 22 panels with 105 papers spread over 30 sessions. There will be three roundtables on the future of Burma, on the environment in Southeast Asia, and on the future of Borneo/Kalimantan studies. Speakers and paper presenters come from over 20 countries, and represent a wide array of disciplines and expertise. The keynote will be delivered by Mark Pritchard MP, Member of Parliament for the Wrekin in Shropshire and Chair for the All-Party Group for ASEAN in the UK Parliament. Burmese performance artist, activist, and former political prisoner Htein Lin will be performing on Saturday evening.
Please visit http://projectsoutheastasia.com/academic-events/sea-symposium-2013/registration to register. Registration closes on 28 February 2013.
Registration is available for one or both days. The registration fee for students, OAP, and others eligible for concessions is £40 per day or £50 for two days; for professionals, £60 per day or £80 for two days. The registration fee includes a conference pack, refreshments, and lunch on both days.
The Symposium dinner will be held at 8pm on Saturday, 9 March 2013, at Balliol College, Oxford. The dinner will feature a speech by renowned zoologist of Southeast Asia the Right Honourable Gathorne Earl of Cranbrook, as well as a special Sarawak Cultural Show sponsored by the Sarawak Ministry of Tourism. The cost of the dinner is £29.
For more information, please visit our website at http://projectsoutheastasia.com/academic-events/sea-symposium-2013/. We look forward to seeing you at the Symposium!
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