JAMES SCOTT at Seattle Asian Art Museum
Saturday, November 3, 2012 - 9:30am
Seattle Asian Art Museum
1400 E Prospect in Volunteer Park
Saturday University Myanmar and Its Many Peoples Lecture Series, presented by the GARDNER CENTER FOR ASIAN ART AND IDEAS, in partnership with the UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON JACKSON SCHOOL OF INTERNATIONAL STUDIES, PARTNERS ASIA and ELLIOTT BAY BOOK COMPANY. This fall's ten-week series featuring an array of speakers from near and far on aspects of Myanmar (Burma) and its history, culture, religion, and present-day situation, continues this morning with renowned Yale University professor James Scott here to speak on "The Upland Peoples of Southeast Asia: Evading States for More Than Two Millennia." Individual lecture tickets are $5 for SAM members, $10 for nonmembers. Series tickets are $43 for SAM members, and $86 for nonmembers. The Seattle Asian Art Museum is at 1400 E. Prospect in Volunteer Park. For more information, please see www.seattleartmuseum.org.