Dr Bal Gopal Shrestha will present his book The Newars of Sikkim. Reinventing Language, Culture and Identity in the Diaspora.
Fellowships at IIAS
IIAS invites outstanding scholars to apply for a fellowship to work on an individual research project in the field of Asian studies in the social sciences or humanities. Scholars specialising in Asian-African interactions may also apply for the ASC-IIAS joint fellowship.
N° 69 Autumn 2014
The Study Vedic chanting in Kerala
The Focus Theorizing heritage in Asia as an ‘encounter’
The Focus Heritage beyond the boundaries: a manifesto
Do you work on heritage in the context of Asia? Would you like to make a statement drawing on your own research? You are welcome to respond to our 'heritage' manifesto. | More
The Review Filipino Ilustrado scholarship: boding the nation?
Call for proposals
15 February 2015
Call for papers
Sharpening the edges: Instating state and power in Indian Ocean history. An agenda for critical research and teaching
15 March 2015
Winners of the IIAS Photo Contest 2014
We are proud to announce the winners of the IIAS Photo Contest 2014. We received over 1000 photos, and after lengthy considerations the jury selected the following winners | View them all here
New book by our fellow
Tincture of Malice. A mystery of colonial Singapore. E-Book now available on Amazon | More
Visit the new website www.rethinking.asia!
This website is designed to offer a platform to the research network Rethinking Asian Studies in a Global Context (2014-2016). It will provide insight in new strands of research regarding decentered knowledge of Asia in an interconnected global environment.