Thant Myint-U

Thant Myint-U
Sofia Busch

Thant Myint-U, formerly a diplomat with the United Nations, now lives and writes in Bangkok, travelling from there to Burma, India, and China. He is the author of a personal history of Burma, The River of Lost Footsteps (FSG, 2006).  


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Thant Myint-U on recent developments in Burma

The International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance interviews guest lecturer Thant Myint-U about the future of democracy in Burma and the region.

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Where China Meets India

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

Thant Myint-U’s Where China Meets India is a vivid, searching, and timely book about a remote region that is suddenly becoming a geopolitical center of the...


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The River of Lost Footsteps

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux Paperbacks

What do we really know about Burma and its history? And what can Burma’s past tell us about its present and even its future? For nearly two decades Western...


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