Article(s) étiqueté(s) ‘Asie du Sud-Est’

Appels à contributions

Call for Participants: Site and Space in Southeast Asia

The organisers of Site and Space in Southeast Asia seek applications for participation in a two-year funded research opportunity exploring the art, architecture, and landscape of Southeast Asia.

Site and Space in Southeast Asia explores the intersections of urban space, art and culture in three cities—Yangon, Penang, and Huế—through collaborative, site-based research. With major funding from the Getty Foundation and partners from within and beyond the region, Site and Space in Southeast Asia seeks to support innovative research in the art and architectural histories of the region, foster professional networks among early career scholars, and expand engagement with an ever more global field.

Offre d'emploi

Postdoctoral Fellow in Southeast Asian Studies, Chao Center for Asian Studies, Rice University, Texas

The Chao Center for Asian Studies (CCAS) at Rice University is currently accepting applications for the Henry Luce Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship in Southeast Asian Studies to begin January 1, 2018 (pending funding approval). The search is open to any aspects of academic research in Southeast Asia with a transnational orientation. By “transnational,” we mean an approach that devotes particular attention to the movement of people, products, ideas, beliefs, ethics, technologies, etc. across established borders and boundaries.


Colloques et séminaires

Chine et Asie du Sud–Est: Des cultures maritimes, des Voyages et leurs conséquences




Nicole REVEL & Danielle ELISSEEFF

Anthropologie et histoire

Chine et Asie du Sud–Est

Des cultures maritimes, des Voyages et leurs conséquences


Bourses d'études et recrutements

2 PhD positions, ‘Resilience and Transformation in Eurasia’, Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology

2 PhD positions
(starting 1 October 2017)

The positions are offered within the research group “Political and Economic Anthropology of Southeast Asia” and will focus on the theme of electric statemaking in the Greater Mekong Subregion.



L’Asie du Sud-Est 2017 – Bilan, enjeux et perspectives, Irasec et Les Indes savantes

L’Asie du Sud-Est 2017 – Bilan, enjeux et perspectives,
sous la direction d’Abigaël Pesses et de Claire Thi-Liên Tran
Irasec et Les Indes savantes
2017, 456 p. (ISBN 978-2-84654-468-9)


Appels à contributions, Colloques et séminaires

Colloque CAMNAM « Temps-temporalité en Asie du Sud-est », INALCO, 29 novembre au 2 décembre 2017

Colloque international
Temps et temporalité en Asie du Sud-Est

Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales
29 novembre au 2 décembre 2017


ANTHROPOLOGIE ET HISTOIRE Chine et Asie du Sud–Est Des cultures maritimes, des Voyages et leurs conséquences – MUSÉE DU QUAI BRANLY – Mardi 28 Janvier 2017

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Colloques et séminaires

Séminaire EHESS Anthropologie comparée à partir de l’Asie du Sud-Est – 23 février 2017

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Appels à contributions

Religion in Southeast Asia, call for papers, American Academy of Religion

Statement of Purpose:

Situated at the nexus of several civilizational influences — including Indian, Chinese, and Middle Eastern — Southeast Asia, as a region, remains understudied in terms of its relevance to the theoretical and methodological study of religion.


Appels à contributions

Call for papers, ‘Reframing the Archive: The Reuse of Film and Photographic Images in Postcolonial Southeast Asia’, 22-23 June 2017, SOAS University, London

We are inviting submissions for  ‘Reframing the Archive: The Reuse of Film and Photographic Images in Postcolonial Southeast Asia’, 22-23 June 2017, SOAS University, London.

Deadline for abstracts: 17th February 2017

In recent years, the decision to engage with colonial and postcolonial archives has become increasingly commonplace within Southeast Asian film, photography and visual culture. Whilst this renewed interest in archival materials has resulted in an increased awareness of the complexities of lens-based media, it has also allowed practitioners to challenge both the dominant narratives of colonialism and their neo- and postcolonial legacies. In the case of Cambodia and its diasporas, this archival impulse – and its accompanying modes of (re-) appropriation – is exemplified by films such as Rithy Panh’s La France est notre patrie [‘France is our Homeland’] and Davy Chou’s Golden Slumbers. Whereas the former offers an insight into the hypocrisies of French colonial rule, the latter takes its lead from the development of twentieth century Cambodian cinema. Yet despite differing in their aims and emphases, these projects share a number of common characteristics – namely, a desire to foreground the importance of preserving and revisiting archival materials: two imperatives which have acquired a particular significance in the aftermath of the Khmer Rouge regime.

Taking its lead from these recent developments, this symposium will explore the ways in which colonial and postcolonial film and photographic archives have been rearticulated within a range of Southeast Asian political and aesthetic contexts. How have artists and filmmakers sought to subvert existing power relations through the use of colonial images? To what extent have archival materials and technologies allowed for an investigation into the emancipatory potential of the lens? How have these techniques been utilised by diasporic populations? Though preference will be given to submissions which focus on Southeast Asia, we also welcome papers that draw comparisons with other postcolonial contexts. Possible lines of enquiry include:

  • The political and aesthetic implications of re-situating images
  • Hindu-Buddhist aesthetic conventions and their use/subversion in colonial and postcolonial lens-based practices
  • The ethics, politics and artistic innovations of documentary work
  • Contemporary artistic practices which explore the themes of space, place and home
  • The return of European filmmakers and photographers to the postcolony

The symposium will be accompanied by screenings of two feature-length films by Cambodian filmmakers and a series of short films by emerging filmmakers from Southeast Asia. This programme, we believe, will provide a further opportunity to address the themes raised by the symposium.

The conference and screening programme are organised by Dr Joanna Wolfarth, Dr Fiona Allen, and Annie Jael Kwan, independent curator, The Asia Projector.

To submit a paper, please send paper titles, abstracts of c. 500 words and a 2-page CV to

Further information:


Site Web de l'Association française pour la recherche sur l'Asie du Sud-Est: Afrase