Simon Creak's book 'Embodied Nation' long-listed for 2017 ICAS Book Prize

Congratulations to Dr Simon Creak, whose book 'Embodied Nation: Sport, Masculinity, and the Making of Modern Laos (University of Hawaii Press, 2016) has been long-listed for the 2017 ICAS (International Convention of Asia Scholars) Book Prize.

This prize, run by the International Institute of Asian Studies in Leiden, is one of the major prizes in Asian Studies. More details can be found here: