Category: Timor-Leste


Haunted houses and ghostly encounters: ethnography and animism in East Timor, 1860–1975


Haunted Houses and Ghostly Encounters has recently been published by National University of Singapore Press as part of the Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) – Southeast Asia Publications Series. Haunted Houses and Ghostly Encounters presents the history of Western ethnography of indigenous religion––or animism––in East Timor during the final century of Portuguese rule, until […]

ASAA prizes, Timor-Leste

Gendered Narratives of Development and Modernity from Indonesian-Occupied East Timor