Welcome

Welcome to the UCLA Center for Southeast Asian Studies! Since 1999, CSEAS has been critical to sustaining and expanding Southeast Asian Studies at UCLA, serving to strengthen the discussion and dissemination of scholarly work on this important region.

COURSELIST: Southeast Asia Fall 2021

COVID-19 UPDATE: UCLA CSEAS staff are currently working from home. We will be offering virtual programming through December 2021.

READ: Stop Asian Hate Statement


For latest updates on CSEAS activities:

NEW! UCLA CSEAS 2021 Newsletter

CSEAS Announcements 10/12/21


Upcoming Events

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Empire's Mistress: Gender, Sex and Imperial Intimacies

Monday, October 18, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
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Film Screening: Padauk: Myanmar Spring (2021)

Friday, October 22, 2021
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The Making of Padauk: Myanmar Spring

Monday, October 25, 2021
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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News & Announcements

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Professor Kian Goh gets new role at UCLA to foreground climate justice

As associate faculty director of UCLA Luskin Institute on Inequality and Democracy, Goh, who also serves on the CSEAS FAC, will bring a global perspective on environmental issues.

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

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Tracing global convergence and interconnection from Malacca & Ottoman Empire

The 2021 Sites of Encounter K-12 teacher workshop showcases these two major trade centers as prominent drivers of global integration and cultural diffusion.

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

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Engaging with environmental research in early modern Southeast Asia

A webinar series invites scholars to share collaborative approaches to studying ecological change in the region and how community-engaged research can reshape disciplinary boundaries.

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

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UCLA Center for Southeast Asian Studies receives $740,000 grant from Luce Foundation

The Henry Luce Foundation has awarded a five-year grant to CSEAS to support interdisciplinary research and student training programs on the Early Modern Period in Southeast Asia.

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

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