Friday, July 13, 2007

Thailand Literature, Art & Culture Scene Links & Blogs


Bangkok Inside Out by Daniel Ziv and Guy Sharett from Equinox Publishing

(Bangkok Inside Out is a very perceptive and witty look at the trendy modern side of Bangkok in all its funky glory)
Christopher G. Moore Bangkok Fiction Website (THE RISK OF INFIDELITY INDEX, PATTAYA 24/7, MINOR WIFE, CUT OUT)
Vincent Calvino, Christopher Moore's Bangkok Expat Private Eye Website
www.NotTheNation.com: a lively satirical take on the Thai political and cultural scene
AbsolutelyBangkok.com - A lively upmarket guide to contemporary Bangkok and Thailand - (www.absolutelyBangkok.com)
Thai Blogs - A good starting point for overview on modern Bangkok's eclectic nature and links to other Thailand blogs
Asia Times Southeast Asia Section - Timely, up-to-date, insightful look at contemporary goings on in SE Asia
Asia Sentinel Thailand Section - Astute analysis of politics and cultural and power in modern Thailand
Wise Kwai's Thai Film Blog - A lively discussion of the latest Thai films - (http://thaifilmjournal.blogspot.com/)
www.peoplethingsliterature.com - Kevin Cumming's perceptive, witty, ironic, riffs on cultural miscomprehension in Bangkok
www.bangkokrecorder.com: Trendy Webzine Guide to Bangkok Art, Music, Culture Scene
www.ThaiPoppers.Com: Weekly Guide to Bangkok Pop Music Scene

James Eckhardt, Author of BANGKOK PEOPLE

Roger Beaumont, Author of humorous books about Thailand
Stephen Leather (author Bangkok Noir novels PRIVATE DANCER & COLD KILL) - (www.stephenleather.com)
Jake Needham (Bangkok Noir author - THE BIG MANGO, THE AMBASSADOR'S WIFE, KILLING PLATO) - (www.jakeneedham.com)
John Burdett (Bangkok Noir author of BANGKOK 8, BANGKOK TATTOO, BANGKOK HAUNTS) - (www.john-burdett.com)
Carl Parkes FriskoDude Blog (lively take on modern times in Southeast Asia) - (www.friskodude.blogspot.com)
Kent Kruhoeffer Master List of Thailand & Southeast Asia Links - (www.eslcafe.com/forums/job/viewtopic.php?t=12862)
Thai Literature in Translation Website - (www.thaifiction.com/english/list.html)
Asia Books Online Bookstore for Thailand Related Books and Authors - (www.asiabooks.com)
DCO Thai Online Bookstore for Thailand Related Books and Authors - (www.dcothai.com/index.php?cPath=81)
Bangkok Post, an entertaining English Language Newspaper in Bangkok - (www.bangkokpost.com)
The Nation, the other entertaining English Language Newspaper in Bangkok - (www.nationmultimedia.com)
Siam Sentinel - Satirical and ironic riffs on what's new in Bangkok - (www.siamsentinel.blogspot.com)
Bangkok Pundit - Well-informed and nuanced take on contemporary Thailand - (wwwbangkokpundit.blogspot.com)
Marwaan Macan-Markar Inter Press Services Writings on Thailand and SE Asia - Insightful, penetrating, hard-hitting analysis on Modern Thailand
Thailand Jumped the Shark - Astute and very edgy analysis of the Thai scene - (www.thailandjumpedtheshark.blogspot.com)
New Mandala - A little bit scholarly but very informed take on modern Thailand - (www.rspas.anu.edu.au/newmandala)
AARA - (www.yipintsoi.com/~aara/news.html)
Bangkok2's Blog - (www.bangkok2.com/blog/)
Bangkok Noir Blog - (www.bangkok-noir.blogspot.com)
AboutTV Thai Art Channel - (www.superchannel.org/Home/Profile/Channels/ABOUT)
art4d Blog - (www.art4d.com/blog)
diacritic Blog on Vietnam and Southeast Asia art scene - (www.diacritic.org/blog)
Beauty Suit Blog - (www.beautysuit.blogspot.com)
www.FarangOnline.com & www.Untamed-Travel.com - Ironic and witty cultural collision take on contemporary Thailand and Asia
OnOpen - (www.onopen.com)
Speechless in Bangkok Blog - (www.speechbkk.blogspot.com)
BKK to the Future Blog - (www.bkkfuture.blogspot.com)
The Bob Boonhod Blog - (www.boonhod.blogspot.com)
Platform BKK - (www.bangkok.typepad.com/platform)
Thailand Voice: The Best Blogs from Thailand - A site linkng to many blogs about Thailand - (www.thailandvoice.com)
The Land News Blog - (www.thelandnews.blogspot.com)
Som's Other World Blog - (www.sutthjirat.blogspot.com)
Angkrit's Blog - (angkrit.blogspot.com)
Pated Blog - (www.pated.wordpress.com)

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