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Department of the Languages and Cultures of South East Asia

Recently Awarded PhDs & Current PhD Projects

Recently Awarded PhDs

  • Sangeeta Bhardwaj Sojourner Turned Settler: Literary Representations of the Malaysian/Singaporean Punjabi Diaspora in the Works of its Writers in English
  • M Arif Rokhman Encountering the Other in the Works of the Indonesian Literary Association Forum Lingkar Pena
  • Atit Pongpanit The bitter-sweet portrayals of expressing and maintaining “non-normative” genders and sexualities in Thai mainstream cinema from 1980 to 2010
  • Harlina Md Sharif Mosques in Island Southeast Asia 15th-20th Century
  • Janit Feangfu (Ir)resistibly modern the construction of modern Thai identities in Thai literature during the Cold War era, 1958-1976
  • Irene Soldavini Indentity in Vietnamese Diasporic Cinema
  • Ida Bahar The Paradigm of Malayness in Literature and Malaysian Scholarship

Sangeeta Bhardwaj
Sangeeta Bhardwaj

Malaysia/Singapore Literature in English: Representations of the Malaysian Punjabi Community

Joshua Black
Joshua Black

Working title: Queer Identities in Modern Vietnamese Literature and New Media

Kulyanee Jongjairuksa
Kulyanee Jongjairuksa

A Sociological Approach to Investigating Stylistic Features of Chinese Martial Arts Novels Translated by Nor Nopparat

Veluree Metaveevinij
Veluree Metaveevinij

(Re)constructing Thainess on screen: Government Policies towards Thai Cinema during 2001-2012

Dorothea Schaefter
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The Return of Indonesian Exile Writing: A Literary Analysis of the Works of Exiled Indonesian Authors

Koraya Techawongstein
Koraya Techawongstein

Working title: Role, Development and Market of Translation of Thai Literature into Foreign Languages