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.

UCLA CSEAS staff are currently working remotely. Please contact us at cseas@international.ucla.edu for virtual office hours.

For latest updates on CSEAS activities:

CSEAS Announcements 4/1/24

CSEAS 2022-2023 Year-in-Review

Upcoming Events

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No-No Boy in Concert at UCLA

Thursday, May 2, 2024
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
UCLA Fowler Amphitheater

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Golden Voice: Queer Archives and the Khmer Rouge

Tuesday, May 21, 2024
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Math Sciences, Rm 5628


News & Announcements

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Supeena Adler wins Hugo and Christine Davise Fund for Contemporary Music grant

The grant will invite Thai musicians, descendants of Mon music families, to the UCLA to teach Mon techniques, traditions, and contemporary repertoire to UCLA students and community practitioners.

Monday, April 1, 2024

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Call for Papers: Southeast Asian Studies Now

This upcoming edited volume "Southeast Asian Studies Now" seeks to encapsulate the dynamic and evolving landscape of Southeast Asian Studies. Abstracts submission deadline: April 30, 2024

Tuesday, March 19, 2024

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Julia and Ken Gouw Undergraduate Scholarship for Study Abroad in Indonesia

The Julia & Ken Gouw Undergraduate Centennial Scholarship funds UCLA undergraduate students to attend an immersion and volunteer program in Bali for summer 2024. Deadline: April 30, 2024

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

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CSEAS expands climate change research through new collaboration

UCLA and Agusan del Sur State College of Agriculture and Technology forge a new partnership for climate change and indigenous landscape management research in the Philippines.

Monday, February 26, 2024