Friday Morning Seminar in Culture, Psychiatry and Global Mental Health (Zoom)


Friday, October 15, 2021, 10:00am to 12:00pm


Online Only

"Traumatic Presents in Burma: Tracing Silences in the Burmese Democracy Movement and Current Struggle"

Attend this event via Zoom (advance registration required)


Seinenu Thein-Lemelson, Lecturer and Research Associate, University of California, Los Angeles.


Sadeq Rahimi

This seminar is cosponsored by the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School.

This event is online only. Please click the "Read More" link for full instructions on how to attend this seminar.

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Please note: This event requires a password to attend. Please email Dr. Sadeq Rahimi ( with a brief introduction of yourself to receive the meeting password. This session will be recorded.

Speaker Bio:

Seinenu Thein-Lemelson, PhD, is a psychological anthropologist and cultural psychologist specializing in Burma and Southeast Asian Studies. For the last seven years, she has been conducting a multi-sited ethnography on the Burmese democracy movement and its community of former political prisoners.