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Johan Elverskog – SEMINAR – 26 November –

November 22nd, 2013 by admin

Tuesday 26 November 4.30–6.00 The Mond Building Seminar Room All welcome Johan Elverskog Southern Methodist University (visiting  Käte-Hamburger Kolleg at Rühr University, Bochum) What are the ‘Sources of Mongolian Tradition’?

Conference – Printing as an agent of change in Tibet and beyond

November 12th, 2013 by admin

Printing as an agent of change in Tibet and beyond CAMBRIDGE, 28–30 NOVEMBER 2013 The workshop will focus on the introduction of printing and will bring together the world specialists on early Tibetan printing, leading scholars on the materiality and technology of the book in Asia as well as experts in paper and pigment research. […]

Mountaineering in a Changing Climate – Talk

October 30th, 2013 by admin

22nd November 2013 Lady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Site, Cambridge Mountains have always captured the imagination of travellers and the people who live near them and more recently, they have turned into important indicators of the world’s changing climate. A panel including eminent mountaineers, a glaciologist and two Tibetan scholars will use their experiences of mountain […]

Just published —The Thirteenth Dalai Lama on the Run (1904-1906)

September 9th, 2013 by admin

The first publication in the new Brill Inner Asian Archive was launched at the 2013 IATS Seminar in Ulaanbaatar in July ________ Edited by Sampildondov Chuluun, Mongolian Academy of Sciences, and Uradyn E. Bulag, University of Cambridge In 1904, the Thirteenth Dalai Lama fled from the British invasion of Tibet to Mongolia in search of […]

Summit of Regional Economic Development, Innovations and Cultural Heritage, Hohhot, Inner Mongolia

August 5th, 2013 by admin

Caroline Humphrey addressing the Summit of Regional Economic Development, Innovations and Cultural Heritage, Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, July 27th 2013. 剑桥大学教授卡洛琳·汉弗莱笑谈内蒙古“六宝” (Cambridge Professor Caroline Humphrey on the ‘Six Treasures’ of Inner Mongolia) China News: http://www.chinanews.com/sh/2013/07-27/5092002.shtml People.com.cn http://society.people.com.cn/n/2013/0727/c136657-22349247.html 21CN.com http://news.21cn.com/caiji/roll1/a/2013/0727/15/23064568.shtml