Category: Southeast Asia

Indonesian Parties Changing Their Spots? — “Academic Talks” with Tom Power

“If I go to the parliament in Jakarta, it’s easy for me to just call up someone and ask ‘do you have time for a […]

Should we boycott Myanmar?

In tourism brochure clichés, Myanmar is often referred to as the last jewel of Asia. After fifty years of isolation under military rule, the newly […]

To Choose or not to Choose: That is the Question – for Myanmar

The low sonorous murmurs of Buddhist prayer rising above the sea of twinkling golden stupas becomes distant and distorted, as the startling bright lights of […]

Feminism in the Asia-Pacific region

What is feminism? For many, the idea of what feminism looks like is strongly associated with more common feminist movements in the West, yet feminism […]