Professor Kale Bantigue Fajardo's essay on the figure of the Filipino Seaman will be published in the edited volume Figures of Southeast Asian Modernity (University of Hawaii Press, March 2013).
Professor Kale Bantigue Fajardo has an essay on the figure of the Filipino Seaman in Figures of Southeast Asian Modernity edited by Joshua Barker, Erik Harms, and Johan Lindquis. This book is now available for pre-order from the University of Hawaii Press. It will be released in March 2013. Figures of Southeast Asian Modernity brings together the fieldwork of over 80 scholars and covers the 9 major countries of the region: Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. For more information or to pre-order the book, please go to: http://www.uhpress.hawaii.edu/p-8936-9780824837419.aspx