Anne Décobert delves into the politics of providing humanitarian aid to those displaced by war in Burma.
26 The News For 26 May 2017
U Kyaw Win’s story of an exiled life, rooted in Burma, linked to India, and lived out in the USA and across the globe.
Community music center Gitameit is taking new, bold steps in its efforts to protect and promote music in Burma.
Humphries’ excellent photos and their captions give a flavor to the area and the conflict not seen in any other work on the subject, writes Lintner.
Two-day International Classical Guitar Festival brings performances, workshops, and competitions to Rangoon.
Two-week art festival brings public art installations to Burma’s commercial hub with the theme ‘Memories, Objects and Spaces.’
Perhaps even Donald Trump should read this book to better understand how the CIA exercises power from behind the scenes, writes Bertil Lintner.
Aung Naing Oo falls short of providing real insight into Burma’s complicated peace process in this collection of essays, writes Bertil Lintner.
Over 3,000 lanterns will be lit in the streets of Chinatown and pandals will offer traditional food and host lion and dragon dances.
A showing by German conceptual artist Wolfgang Laib is set up in Rangoon’s Secretariat building.
An ICT fair, a dance performance, live music, a cat face tea party and fundraiser, an elephant awareness exhibition, and a children’s reading event.
The book outlines the dangers inherent in ceasefire agreements not being accompanied by a commitment to political change, writes BertilLintner.
A journey taken as part of a music-based youth project sparks reflections on a cathartic interfaith freestyle rap music session.
An author explores how activists, religious leaders, ethnic voices and other civil society members pursue divergent agendas for change.
Burma Town Wants the Secret Out: George Orwell Slept Here
Two Temples in Bagan Collapse Two Months After Earthquake
Board of Trustees Formed to Spearhead Secretariat Renovations
Heritage Group Reveals Rangoon Conservation Plan
Hearing Burma: Teaching Artistry in Rangoon
Yangon Art Heritage Festival Kicks Off
Rangoon Govt to Host Chinese New Year Celebrations
‘Where the Land and Water End’ Exhibition
Book Review: My Conscience: An Exile’s Memoir of Burma
Book Review: Kingdom’s Edge
Book Review: A Great Place to Have a War
Book Review: Pathway to Peace