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Centre of South East Asian Studies

Centre of South East Asian Studies Events

The events draw a varied audience with an interest in the region.

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  • 2019 Indonesia Kontemporer
  • The annual Indonesia Kontemporer takes place this year on Saturday 5 October.  Artists and crafts people participating in this event hailed from many parts of the world outside Indonesia.

  • Ethnic Politics in North Sumatra
  • Dr Budi Agustono (University of Sumatera Utara, Medan)
  • This seminar examines the ethnic politics in North Sumatra, one of the 33 provinces in Indonesia.