A new issue of the SEALG Newsletter (December 2022) has been published and is now available online.

Included in the Newsletter is the report of our group’s Annual Meeting that took place in Paris on 1 July 2022, in collaboration with the 12th EuroSEAS Conference. In addition to this detailed report by Marije Plomp and Jana Igunma, the latest issue of the Newsletter contains the following articles:

  • Laos Cultural Vignettes in the British Library’s Philatelic Collections by Richard Scott Morel (The British Library)
  • Talipot and Ceremonial Fans in Thai Manuscript Art by Jana Igunma (The British Library)
  • The Current Status of Cataloging Southeast Asian Language Materials at CORMOSEA Consortium of Research Libraries in the Unites States by Virginia Shih (South/Southeast Asia Library, University of California, Berkeley) and Zoë McLaughlin (South/Southeast Asia Librarian, Michigan State University)
  • Malay Comic Books from the 1950s and 1960s in the British Library by Annabel Teh Gallop (The British Library)

Finally, included is also a report of a Laboratory on “Lao Collections in the Digital Age: Libraries, Archives, Museums” held at the 7th International Conference on Lao Studies, 15-18 November 2022.

Previous issues of the Newsletter in electronic format are also available on the SEALG homepage.