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Continuing Reading Group – Sovereignty, Governance and Environment

January 17th, 2020 by anna.c

The MIASU reading group run by Dr Joseph Bristley continues this term, with the second session taking place in the Mond Seminar Room, Free School Lane on Thursday 30th January 2020 (17:00 – 18:00). All are welcome, and there is no need to register. Please see further details here

Seminar – 28 January – Sayana Namsaraeva

January 16th, 2020 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 28 January 2019 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Sayana Namsaraeva MIASU Dystopian Mongolia: Reconceptualization of the Home Country by Mongolian Asylum Seekers in the UK Based on anonymized background papers of the Mongolian asylum seekers in the UK, this presentation critically analyses  these ‘affectively loaded’ documents (to use expression by Navaro-Yashin 2007) and […]

Lent Term – Seminar Programme

January 9th, 2020 by anna.c

Please see below for this term’s programme which begins on Tuesday January 28th 2020. Research Seminars are held in the Mond Building Seminar Room, Free School Lane, Cambridge, CB2 3RF from 4.30–6.00 LENT 2020      

Visiting Scholars – Lent Term 2020

January 7th, 2020 by anna.c

Lent Term 2020 We welcome the following visiting scholars this term – September 2019 – September 2021: Zhou Yong, University of Oslo, working on his postdoctoral research: “Free Prior Informed Consent (FPIC) and Natural Resources Exploitation: Institutionalizing Indigenous Peoples´ Rights in China” funded by the Research Council of Norway November 2019 – November 2020: Burenjargal,  visiting scholar from […]

November 2019 – MIASU members visit Shanghai International Studies University

November 22nd, 2019 by anna.c

Prof. Caroline Humphrey and Dr Sayana Namsaraeva recently visited the Shanghai International Studies University and its Eurasian Studies Unit. Shanghai International Studies University (SISU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to joint research and scientific co-operation in the field of Inner Asian Studies. During the visit to SISU, Prof. Caroline Humphrey was granted a honorary professorship […]