Spring Bulletin 2000
Southeast Asia Program
The Southeast Asia Program Bulletin is a bi-annual publication covering Cornell faculty research, SEAP outreach activities, and student news, and updates about the Kahin Center.
TABLE OF CONTENTS From the Director (Thak Chaloemtiarana) - 1 • Conducting Research on Politics in Burma: A Bum1ese Researcher's View - Kyaw Yin Hlaing - 2 • Anthony Kirsch: A Memoir - O.W. Wolters - 4 • Cartographies in Collision: Silent Vessels "Tell In Full" under the Mango Trees (Reclaiming Ekphrasis in New Groves of Academe) - Kaja McGowan - 11 • Sekar's Silent Vessel Speaks: Nine Ekphrastic Exercises - 18 • The Photographs in the Hedda Morrison Collection at Kroch Library's Rare and Manuscript Collection - Poline Bala - 22 • From and About SEAP Alumni - 24 • Southeast Asia Program Publications - 25 • The Fifth Golay Memorial Lecture and Working Conference - 26 • SEAP Brown Bag Lecture Series - 27 • SEAP Faculty - 29
Southeast Asia Program, Cornell
southeast asia; seap; anthony kirsch; east timor; burma