The Timor-Leste Studies Initiative will be holding another pre-conference workshop at next years Association of Asian Studies Conference in Boston 19th – 22nd March.
The workshop aims to bring together East Timorese and North America-based scholars to discuss the future of Timor-Leste studies in North America and explore avenues for collaboration between East Timorese and North American academics and academic institutions.
The workshop includes:
- A special panel on current research on East Timorese history, culture and the arts—featuring recent work from our three visiting scholars from Timor-Leste: Antero Benedito Silva, Laurentina (Mica) Barreto Soares and Maria Madeira
- Round-table discussions on Open Access Resources for Timor-Leste Studies, Tetum Language Learning and People-to-People Capacity Building
Scholars presenting or participating in AAS conference are encouraged to take part in the workshop.
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