Upcoming Events

NYSEAN hosts a variety events in the New York City area and beyond: visiting academics and dignitaries, films and exhibits, lectures and seminars. If you can't attend, check back for a recording or summary. If you have an event idea, please let us know!

Call for Submissions: The Stilt House Zine, Genealogy Stories

March 21, 2019 (All day)
Cambodian American Literary Arts Association

Visual Breaks

March 21, 2019 - 7:00pm
Asian American Writers' Workshop​


March 22, 2019 - 7:30pm
Plaza Court 5, Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel

Diasporic Vietnamese Artists Network: A Discussion Among Writers

March 23, 2019 - 5:00pm
Asian American Writers' Workshop

Democracy for Sale: Elections, Clientelism, and the State in Indonesia

March 25, 2019 - 12:00pm
Mulberry Conference Room, The Puck Building

Fifth Annual Thailand Update 2019: Making Sense of the Elections

March 26, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Columbia University

Art in Contested Political and Cultural Terrains, Asia

March 27, 2019 - 6:30pm
Second floor, Faculty House, Columbia University

Film Screening: Journey from the Fall (Viet. Vượt Sóng) with film director Ham Tran

March 28, 2019 - 5:00pm
Dodge 605, Columbia University

DEADLINE EXTENSION: Junior Resident Fellows Program in Siem Reap, Cambodia

March 29, 2019 (All day)
Siem Reap, Cambodia

DEADLINE EXTENSION: Khmer Language and Culture Study Program Summer, Cambodia

March 29, 2019 (All day)

Manta Ray. 2018. A Film by Phuttiphong Aroonpheng

March 29, 2019 - 9:00pm
Lincoln Center and MoMA

DEADLINE EXTENSION: CKS Scholar-in-Residence Fellowship 2019

March 31, 2019 (All day)
Center for Khmer Studies

Call for Applications: SEASSI Intensive Language Training Program 2019

April 1, 2019 (All day)
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Call for Proposals: Of Peninsula and Archipelago, The Landscape of Translation in Southeast Asia

April 1, 2019 (All day)
International Association for Translation and Intercultural Studies

Call for Submissions: 2019 Conference of the Canadian Council for Southeast Asian Studies

April 1, 2019 (All day)
Canadian Council for Southeast Asian Studies

Vietnam’s Relations with China: Domestic impact and international implications

April 3, 2019 - 12:00pm
Room 203, Luce Hall, 34 Hillhouse Avenue

Call for abstracts - The 1st Asia Regional Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Drug Policy

April 4, 2019 (All day)
University of Hong Kong

Call for Papers: Disinformation and Elections In East And Southeast Asia: Digital Futures And Fragile Democracies

April 8, 2019 (All day)
Columbia Weatherhead East Asian Institute

The Edward W. Said Memorial Lecture: "Out of Place: Refugees, Immigrants, and Storytelling" with author Viet Thanh Nguyen

April 8, 2019 - 6:15pm
The Italian Academy, Columbia University

Infrastructure as Asset or Public Good: Who Gives a Dam? Financing Development and Development Finance Along the Mekong and Ayeyarwaddy

April 9, 2019 - 5:00pm
Columbia University

Run to the Hills: Mainland Southeast Asia's Integration into Global Opium Markets (1940-1998)

April 12, 2019 - 11:00am
230 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06511

The Justice Facade: Genocide, International Justice, and Human Rights in Cambodia

April 17, 2019 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
NYU Wagner


April 29, 2019 (All day) to May 1, 2019 (All day)
The Joyce Theater

Job Vacancy: Instructor for Junior Resident Fellows Program in Cambodia

April 30, 2019 (All day)
Center for Khmer Studies

Call For Submissions: Second Gaudy Boy Poetry Book Prize

May 15, 2019 (All day)
Singapore Unbound

Call for Papers: Islam and Capitalism in Malaysia, Singapore, and Indonesia

May 15, 2019 (All day)
European Association for Southeast Asian studies

Call for Papers: Monash Herb Feith Centre Conference 2019: ‘Chinese Indonesians: Identities and Histories'

May 15, 2019 (All day)
Monash University Clayton Campus