CEAS has launched two podcast series : The Nordic Asia Podcast in cooperation with the Nordic Institute of Asian Studies in Copenhagen, and Aasiantuntijat (in Finnish). 



​​​​​Aasiantuntijat is a podcast series hosted by the Centre for East Asian Studies (CEAS) at the University of Turku. In every episode, the hosts are joined by experts to discuss and share insights on timely topics related to Asia. 

Jingle-composition of Aasiantuntijat is by Loquor.

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Find all podcast episodes here:

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Marja-Leena Heikkilä-Horn: uutuuskirja Kaakkois-Aasiasta, 30 June 2020



The Nordic Asia Podcast

The Nordic Asia Podcast is a podcast series co-hosted by Nordic Institute of Asian Studies (NIAS) in Copenhagen and Centre for East Asian Studies (CEAS) at the University of Turku. Experts join us in every episode to share their insights about timely topics within Asian Studies.

CEAS Nordic Asia Podcast

Find all podcast episodes here:

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Note: CEAS students can get one lecture passport entry by writing a learning diary on two episodes of the Nordic Asia Podcast. 


Ethnic Vietnamese in Cambodia with Lucrezia Canzutti, 24 July 2020

Buddhism and Constitutional Change in Thailand with Khemthong Tonsakulrungruang, 17 July 2020

Everyday Justice in Myanmar with Helene Maria Kyed, 13 July 2020

Malaysia's Messy Politics with Bridget Welsh, 10 July 2020

China-Finland Relations with Jyrki Kallio, 6 July 2020

China-Sweden Relations with Björn Jerdén, 26 June 2020

Waiting for Corona in India with Marjaana Jauhola and Shyam Gadhavi, 19 June 2020

China-Norway Relations with Henrik Stålhane Hiim, 17 June 2020

Lockdown in India with Sirpa Tenhunen and Jelena Salmi, talking to Xenia Zeiler, 11 June 2020

Impacts of Covid-19 on Japanese society with Kamila Szczepanska and Yoko Demelius, 5 June 2020

Migrant labour and care with Megha Amrith, 1 June 2020

China and the global economy with Mikael Mattlin, 25 May 2020

Thailand’s Politically Less Privileged People with Saowanee Alexander, 24 May 2020

Rohingya Crisis in Bangladesh with Arild Ruud, 21 May 2020

Epidemic management in China with Lauri Paltemaa, 15 May 2020

Following Future Forward with Aim Sinpeng, 14 May 2020

The Global Sushi Hype with Tine Walravens, 10 May 2020

Branding Post-Coup Thailand with Petra Desatova, 4 May 2020

China-Denmark Relations with Andreas Bøje Forsby, 28 April 2020

South Korean Elections with Sabine Burghart, 24 April 2020



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