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UCR SE Asian Studies Graduate Student Conference

UCR SE Asian Studies Graduate Student Conference

UCR Southeast Asian Studies Graduate Student Conference Friday, June 5, 2015  in INTS 1113. 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM UCR M.A. and Ph.D. students working in Southeast Asian Studies will present their research from 10AM to 3:30PM. Keynote address by Dr. Panivong Norindr will be from 3:30 to 5:00 PM. All welcome. Free & Open to the […]

“The Force of the Image” – Dr. Panivong Norindr

“The Force of the Image” – Dr. Panivong Norindr

THE FORCE OF THE IMAGE: HISTORY, TRAUMA, AND FILMWORK IN RITHY PANH’S MOVIES Friday, June 5, 2015. INTS 1113. 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM Dr. Panivong Norindr will be giving the keynote address for the UCR Southeast Asian Studies Graduate Student Conference. In this talk, Dr. Norindr will present on the films of Rithy Panh, acclaimed […]

God’s Left Eye Closes in Vietnam and Re-opens in California

God’s Left Eye Closes in Vietnam and Re-opens in California

Caodaism’s Transpacific Transformations 1926-2014 Dr. Janet Hoskins Professor of Anthropology and Religion University of Southern California May 8, 2015 HMNSS 1500 2:00 – 3:30 PM Caodaism is a new religion revealed to a group of colonized intellectuals in southern Vietnam in 1926 who fused Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism with French Spiritism, Theosophy and Catholic hierarchies. Its syncretistic mixture has […]

The Spacing and Timing of Viet Kieu Intimacy in Charlie Nguyen’s De Mai Tinh (Fool for Love, 2010)

The Spacing and Timing of Viet Kieu Intimacy in Charlie Nguyen’s De Mai Tinh (Fool for Love, 2010)

Presented by Nguyen Tan Hoang The presentation examines the portrayal of returning overseas Vietnamese (Việt kiều) in Charlie Nguyen’s 2010 Vietnamese box office hit, the romantic comedy Để Mai tính (Fool for Love). I name the conflictual relationship between returning overseas Vietnamese and the Vietnamese nation-state Việt kiều intimacy. Instead of the positive, utopian connotations […]

QUEER SITES and SOUNDS

QUEER SITES and SOUNDS

UC Riverside’s ARTSblock, Department of Media and Cultural Studies, SEATriP, Queer Lab, and the Center for Art and Thought present QUEER SITES AND SOUNDS one-day symposium Thursday October 16, 2014 12 noon – 7pm Culver Center of the Arts Riverside, California http://www.cmp.ucr.edu/Exhibition/Queer-Sites-and-Sound In the era of the digital, how might we have to queer what […]

Korean-Southeast Asian Interconnections featuring Doobo Shim

Korean-Southeast Asian Interconnections featuring Doobo Shim

Korean-Southeast Asian Interconnections featuring a public lecture on “The Korean Wave in Singapore” Doobo Shim, Associate Professor of Media and Communication Sungshin Women’s University, Seoul Followed by Plenary Session with Paul Michael Leonardo Atienza (Ph.D. student, Anthropology, UIUC) Anthony Yooshin Kim (Doctoral candidate, Ethnic Studies, UCSD) Sylvia Nam (Postdoctoral scholar, Anthropology, UCR) Doobo Shim, discussant […]

Te tua xơ mướp: Concerning Risk and the Future in the Vietnamese Coffee Industry

Te tua xơ mướp: Concerning Risk and the Future in the Vietnamese Coffee Industry

Sarah G. Grant, doctoral candidate Department of Anthropology UC Riverside Friday, May 17, 2013 12:10 PM INTERDISCIPLINARY BLDG SOUTH (INTS) 1113 SymposiumRoom As the second largest coffee producer in the world, Vietnam plays a significant role in influencing the global coffee industry while simultaneously piloting global market prices. Actors within the Vietnamese coffee industry navigate […]

House of Natural Fiber (HONF) founder Venzha Christ presents history, new project

House of Natural Fiber (HONF) founder Venzha Christ presents history, new project

House Of Natural Fiber (HONF): Local Initiatives in the Time of Globalizing Digital Technologies Venzha Christ, founder of HONF (Yogyakarta, Indonesia) Monday, April 29, 2013 CHASS INTERDISCIPLINARY SOUTH SYMPOSIUM ROOM (INTS) 1113 12:10 PM The House of Natural Fiber (HONF) was founded in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, in 1999 as a new media art laboratory. Yogyakarta is […]