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Seminar – 7 March – Uradyn Bulag

February 27th, 2017 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 7  March 2017 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Uradyn Bulag University of Cambridge Visible and Invisible ‘Masters’ of Ethnic Regional Autonomy in China China is now bracing itself  for the 70th anniversary of its first provincial level autonomous region, Inner Mongolia, founded on the 1st of May 1947. While there will be [...]

Seminar – 28 February – Charles Kennel

February 24th, 2017 by anna.c

This year MIASU is hosting the Climate Histories Group events which cover environmental issues of both global and regional interest. It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to the new seminar series from the Climate Histories Group, following-on from our many years at CRASSH. We are delighted to welcome back for our first [...]

Lunchtime Seminar – 22 February – Telo Tulku Rinpoche, the Shajin (Supreme) Lama of Kalmykia

February 13th, 2017 by anna.c

A lunchtime seminar will be held in the Mond Building Seminar Room, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RF Wednesday 22 February 2017, 12.30–1.30 All welcome Telo Tulku Rinpoche The Shajin (Supreme) Lama of Kalmykia The Revival of Buddhism in Russia Telo Tulku Rinpoche (secular name Erdne Ombadykow) is the Buddhist spiritual leader of the Kalmyks. [...]

Seminar – 21 February – Loretta Kim

February 9th, 2017 by anna.c

Tuesday 21 February 2017 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Loretta Kim University of Hong Kong Imagining Maps in Words: A Comparative Analysis of Two Late Nineteenth Century Geographies of the Amur River Region In the present century, humans can create maps that depict real-time topographical and demographic features of many places on Earth. The use [...]

Lunchtime Seminar – 8 February – Yudru Tsomu

February 3rd, 2017 by anna.c

A lunchtime seminar will be held in the Mond Building Seminar Room, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RF Wednesday 8 February 2017, 12.30–1.30 All welcome Yudru Tsomu Center for Tibetan Studies, Sichuan University Guozhuang Trading Houses and Tibetan Middlemen in Dartsedo, the Shanghai of Tibet Within the field of Sino-Tibetan frontier studies, there is very [...]