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SEAP Spring 2020 Bulletin is Out in Print and Online


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Table of Contents:



4 Layers of Cultural History in Monuments of Vientiane, Laos, by Anna Koshcheeva

8 Preserving the Past and Future of the Penan, by KAR

12 11th Frank H. Golay Memorial Lecture: For Whom Are Southeast Asian Studies?, by Caroline S. Hau

18 Ex-King Still in Exile: Why the Body of Burma’s Last Monarch Still Has Not Come Home, by Kelsey Utne

22 The Personal is Political: Placing Thailand’s Revival of Polygyny in Context, by Tamara Loos



24 Teaching Lao, by Mike Rattanasengchanh

26 The Echols Collection—You Might Have Missed It, by Jeffrey Petersen

29 Embracing Difference: At the Intersection of Teaching and Learning, by Kathi Colen Peck

32 The Soldier and the Teacher, by Stephanie Olinga-Shannon

34 SEAP Publications



35 On Campus and Beyond

36 Upcoming Events

38 New Visiting Fellows

42 Awards

43 SEAP Faculty 2020