Association for Asian Studies New England Regional Conference

The annual New England regional conference of the Association for Asian Studies was held at Brandeis on October 6, 2018.

Keynote Address

President of the Association for Asian Studies, Katherine A. Bowie, Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Wisconsin-Madison

“Folktales and the Politics of Humor:  the Case of the Vessantara Jataka in Thailand”


For a complete schedule of presentations, see NEAAS Schedule (pdf)


All conference events will be held in the Mandel Center for the Humanities.

If you have any questions, please contact

Yu Feng
Matthew Fraleigh
Xing Hang
Aida Yuen Wong