Phra Thinang, Thai Summer Palace
Boats docked in the city of Hoi An, a coastal city of Vietnam. The city served as a busy Southeast Asian trading port between the 15th and 19th centuries.
Tea Plantation, Indonesia
Ha Long Bay, Vietnam
More than a century of academic engagement with Southeast Asia at the University of Michigan
One of the largest programs devoted to this region in the United States, the University of Michigan Center for Southeast Asian Studies seeks to promote a broader and deeper understanding of Southeast Asia, its people, and their cultures. CSEAS is also a U.S. Department of Education designated National Resource Center, funded to develop area studies education for this region of the world.
Winter 2015 Newsletter
- CSEAS faculty associate John D. Ciorciari awarded Andrew Carnegie Fellowship April 22, 2015
- How Singapore Became One Of The Richest Places On Earth March 29, 2015
- U-M gift establishes world's first endowed chair of Thai Buddhism March 5, 2015
- International Institute Inaugural Fall Open House
- 3:00 PM
- CSEAS Fridays at Noon Lecture Series, "Two Deaths and a Funeral: Grief, Moral Affects, and Ritual Inscriptions in Vietnam"
Speaker: Merav Shohet, Department of Anthropology, University of Toronto
- 1:30 PM
- CSEAS Fridays at Noon Lecture Series, "Postcolonial/Late Capitalist Space: Towards an Understanding of Singapore Cinema"
Speaker: Gerald Sim, associate professor of film studies, Florida Atlantic University
- 1:30 PM