Centre of South East Asian Studies Events
The events draw a varied audience with an interest in the region.
All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise stated. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis.
For further information contact the Centres and Programmes Office.
Please note that every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained on the website is as accurate as possible. We cannot guarantee, however, that subsequent changes have not been made. Please be advised to check information relating to scheduled events by using the contact information provided.
- ASEASUK Conference 2016
This conference provides a major venue for the dissemination of research on South East Asia in various disciplines for academics from both the UK and abroad.
- In conversation with Dr José Ramos-Horta
SOAS welcomes His Excellency Dr José Ramos-Horta (former President of Timor-Leste (East Timor) (2007-2012)) who will be in conversation with Baroness Valerie Amos (Director of SOAS).
- Dr. Sadiah Boonstra
Dr. Sadiah Boonstra (British Museum)
- Indonesia Kontemporer 2016
Inspired by Indonesian arts and cultural traditions, Indonesia Kontemporer 2016, is a creative event mixing exhibitions, performances, workshops, crafts, film screenings, as well as food and handicrafts stalls
- Dr. Thomas Larsson
Dr. Thomas Larsson (Cambridge Univesrity)
- Dr. Pierre Baptiste
Dr. Pierre Baptiste (Guimet University)
- Dr. Richard Fox
Dr. Richard Fox (Heidelberg University)
- Ms. Clare Rewcastle-Brown
Ms. Clare Rewcastle-Brown (Sarawak Report, UK)
- Dr. Dirk Tomsa
Dr. Dirk Tomsa (La Trobe U, Berlin)
- Shan New Year Celebrations
Professor Dr Barend Jan Terweil
The significance and popularity of the Shan New Year event at SOAS is that it has offered a combination of academic presentations. The event is co-hosted by the SOAS Centre of South East Asian Studies and the Shan Cultural Association in the United Kingdom.
- Dr. Gregg Huff
Dr. Gregg Huff (Oxford University)
- Dr. Alessandra Lopez
Dr. Alessandra Lopez (SOAS)
- Dr. Soe Tjen Marching
Dr. Soe Tjen Marching (Bhinneka Nusantara)