Monday, 18 November, 3:00-5:00pm
7:45 to 10:00 AM
Payap University, Mae Khao Campus, Room PC419 (Pentecost Building)
Free Lecture Open to the Public, Sponsored by Life Long Learning Payap University
Event: Poetry of Thai Kings into English
Date: Monday, 18 November, 3:00-5:00pm
Venue: Payap University, Mae Khao Campus, Room PC419 (Pentecost Building)
Themes: English Communication, Translation and Cultural Expression
Further Details: Aj. Dr. Chris Baker and Aj. Prof. Dr. Pasuk Pongpanich will speak about their current work translating the Poetry of the Thai Kings into English.
The speakers are a husband and wife team who have written and translated many many books and articles. Aj. Prof. Dr. Pasuk is an Associate Professor at Chulalongkorn University. She and Dr. Chris (and other co-authors) have written about the Thai economy, politics, literature and history.
Together in 2017 they were awarded the Fukuoka Grand Prize for their contribution to Asian culture.
To provide some background, please see their wikipedia pages.
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