Kelley, Liam 黎明愷

Associate Professor
Department of History
Office: Sakamaki B408 956-8421
Sakamaki A203 956-7687
Fax: 956-9600

BA 1989, Dartmouth College.
MA 1996, University of Hawai’i at Manoa
PhD 2001, University of Hawai’i at Manoa

In addition to maintaining a strong interest in all aspects of the history of the Chinese in Southeast Asia, professor Kelley also applies his background in Chinese history and litertature to the study of the Vietnamese past. In particular, professor Kelley enjoys delving into the vast quantity of extant Vietnamese writings in classical Chinese to examine Vietnamese history, literature and religion.


  • “Thoughts on a Chinese Diaspora: The Case of the Macs of Ha Tien,” Crossroads: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Southeast Asian Studies 14.1 (2000): 71-98.