Migrations and New Mobilities in Southeast Asia

Conference/Symposium | April 27 | 9 a.m.-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

 Center for Southeast Asia Studies, Townsend Center for the Humanities, Center for Southeast Asian Studies, UCLA, Asian Institute, University of Toronto

April 27, 9:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m., 180 Doe Library
April 28, 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 180 Doe Library; 1:00 - 6:00 p.m., 220 Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, Townsend Center for the Humanities

The aim of this conference, jointly organized by the Center for Southeast Asia Studies at UC Berkeley, the Center for Southeast Asian Studies at UCLA and the Asian Institute at the University of Toronto, is to look anew at issues concerning migration and Southeast Asia.

Keynote speaker: Anis Hidayah, Migrant Care (Indonesia)

Plenary speakers: Nicole Constable (University of Pittsburgh), Michele Ford (University of Sydney), Rebecca Elmhirst (University of Brighton), Johan Lindquist (Stockholm University), Deirdre McKay (Keele University), Aihwa Ong (UC Berkeley), Christine Padoch (NY Botanical Garden), Rachel Silvey (University of Toronto), Brenda Yeoh (National University of Singapore)

Conference chairs: Prof. Nancy Lee Peluso (Environmental Science, Policy & Management, UC Berkeley) and Rachel Silvey (Geography, University of Toronto)

The conference is partially supported by the Townsend Center for the Humanities.

 This event is free and open to the public.

 cseas@berkeley.edu, 510-642-3609