The COUNCIL ON SOUTHEAST ASIA STUDIES at Yale University oversees a multifaceted interdisciplinary program promoting education, research, and intellectual exchange on the cultures, politics and economies of Southeast Asia, both historical and contemporary. Yale currently maintains one of the most extensive Southeast Asia library collections in the United States. Read more…
Established in 1947, Southeast Asia Studies was the first area studies program at Yale - and by all accounts the first in the country to establish a program for the study of Southeast Asia in all disciplines. See SEAS History…
“The Gardens of Tranquil Wisdom: Tuệ Tĩnh and the Medical Environment of 14th Century Ðai Việt”
Michele Thompson, Professor of History, Southern Connecticut State University
“Vietnamese Revolutionary Women, Misrecognition, and Global Solidarity”
Thy Phu, Whitney Bicentennial Visiting Associate Professor of Canadian Studies, Yale University
PLAY ANGKLUNG* at Peabody2 !
Instructor: Tricia Sumarijanto
House of Angklung, Washington DC
*Angklung is a musical instrument of Indonesia consisting of 2-4 bamboo tubes suspended in a bamboo frame, bound with rattan cords.
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