Dr. Tom Hoogervorst, the first DPhil student on the Sealinks Project, has recently published a monograph with Archaeopress, Oxford. The book, entitled Southeast Asia in the Ancient Indian Ocean World, presents the results of his ERC-funded DPhil studies at the University of Oxford as part of the Sealinks Project. Dr. Hoogervorst is continuing his research on pre-modern language contact between South and Southeast Asia as a post-doctoral researcher at the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies in Leiden.
The thesis on which the book is based won the International Convention of Asia Scholars (ICAS) Book Prize Committee “Best PhD for “Ground-breaking subject matter Accolade”.
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