Organized by the Institute for Asia and Asian Diasporas, “Mobile Bodies” is the first of a series of annual conferences on Asian issues. This conference will feature panels that deal with trade, migration, travel, and movement across the Asian seas, historically and to the present day. Plenary speakers include Anand Yang (University of Washington), Eric Tagliacozzo (Cornell University), Angela Schottenhammer (University of Salzburg), and Ranabir Samaddar (Calcutta Research Group). The keynote address will be delivered by the celebrated author Amitav Ghosh.
Please see below for the preliminary program and the announcement for the keynote lecture and book signing. For more information, please visit the conference website. Register for the conference by November 2 via Eventbrite. Questions and inquiries may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.