Tambiah Lecture

The Asia Center has received seed funding from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand to support language instructors and courses at several levels of proficiency.) Include this?  This funding has been reinforced by private donations for the establishment of a new professorship in Thai Studies and an annual lecture series named for the late Professor Stanley Tambiah, the Esther and Signey Robb Professor of Anthropology at Harvard University.   The inaugural Tambiah Lecture was delivered by Professor Katherine A. Bowie, University of Wisconsin, Madison in October 2014, followed by Professor Justin McDaniel, Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Pennsylvania in October 2015 The most recent lecture was given by Thongchai Winichakul, Professor Emeritus of History, University of Wisconsin, Madison in November, 2016.

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