About Kanishka Jayasuriya

Kanishka Jayasuriya is Professor of Politics and International Studies at Murdoch University. He tweets @fafner100

South Asia Studies

From Asian Engagement to the New ‘Cold War’: Asian Studies in Crisis


The recent decision by La Trobe and Murdoch Universities to discontinue the study of Hindi and Indonesia underlines the challenges that confront those teaching and researching Asia related themes. Further underlining the perception that Asian studies is in crisis are government  decisions  to  scrutinise  research collaboration with foreign – especially Chinese – universities, and the […]