APISA 11 Photo Roundup

APISA 11 at CACS, Phitsanulok, Thailand is now a fading memory as we now look forward to APISA 12 next year in Bandung, Indonesia! Thanks to all our participants, partners, and friends for making APISA 11 a big success; this is just a small sample of photos from the conference, please check the full album…

APISA 11 Roundtable: What do We Know about Resistance Movements in Southern Thailand?

This roundtable on Friday, 20 October gathers a wide variety of academics, civil society, and Thai military representatives to discuss exactly what is known (and what is still unknown) about the shadowy resistance movements operating in Thailand’s restive deep south. The discussion is joined by General Samret Srirai, Retired, Royal Thai Army; Don Pathan, Patani Forum; Romadon…

APISA 11 Keynote Speaker: Walden Bello

APISA 11 is pleased to announce that Walden Bello will be the Keynote speaker for this year’s congress. He will be giving his opening keynote address, “Asia and Finance Capital: From the Japanese Bubble to China’s Financial Time Bomb” on the morning of Friday, 20 October. A long-time advocate for social justice and anti-corporate activist, Walden Flores Bello,…

APISA 11: Performance: Traces of the Lost Kingdom

APISA 11 is delighted to host a special dance performance, “Traces of the Lost Kingdom: Dance inspired by ancient LANNA mural painting and stencil” by Waewdao Sirisook. Waewdao Sirisook, northern Thailand’s premiere dancer-choreographer working in traditional, folk, and contemporary dance of northern Thailand will give a special performance inspired by ancient LANNA mural painting and…

Sukhothai Excursion: 22 October

Stay the weekend! The day after APISA 11 a one-day excursion to the ancient historical city of Sukhothai (60km from Phitsanulok) is available for APISA 11 participants at a reasonable rate through Paradee tour. The tour includes transportation, entrance fees, an English-speaking guide, and lunch. Please register your basic details here if you’d like to join…

Last Two Days for Regular Registration

Only two days left before APISA 11 registration fees increase! Please register and pay online before end of day on 15 October to avoid late registration price increases! The current fee structure (which ends after 15 Oct) for presenters and participants is: APISA members: Outside Thailand USD 100 Inside Thailand USD 70 Student outside Thailand…