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Seminar – 16 October – Barbara Bodenhorn and Olga Ulturgasheva

October 2nd, 2018 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 16 October 2018 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Barbara Bodenhorn and Olga Ulturgasheva Fellow Emerita, Pembroke College, Cambridge and University of Manchester Rules of Hunting; Rules of Gaming: Eveny Responses to an Inupiaq Video Game with Implications for Learning Strategies The production of Never Alone (a recent video game incorporating Iñupiaq narrative traditions […]

Michaelmas Term – Seminar Programme

September 27th, 2018 by anna.c

Please see below for this term’s programme which begins on Tuesday October 16 2018. Research Seminars are held in the Mond Building Seminar Room, Free School Lane, Cambridge, CB2 3RF from 4.30–6.00 MICHAELMAS 2018

‘Inner Asia’ call for papers

September 21st, 2018 by anna.c

‘Inner Asia’ call for papers Inner Asia is a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal with emphasis on the social sciences, humanities and cultural studies. Published since 1999, Inner Asia is currently one of the very few research-orientated publications in the world in which scholars can address the contemporary and historical problems of the region. Of particular interest to the journal are studies in the […]

Visiting Scholars – Michaelmas Term 2018

September 20th, 2018 by anna.c

Michaelmas Term 2018 We welcome the following visiting scholars this term – October  2017 – October 2018: Uranchimeg Ujeed ‘Mongolian Spiritual Culture including Buddhism, shamanism, popular beliefs and folklore’ Research project: ‘Becoming shamans to be healed – Self healing practices in Horchin Mongolian shamanism in contemporary China’ January 2018 – December 2019: Valeriya Gazizova, post […]

Seminar – 12 June – Kristin Surak

June 4th, 2018 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 12 June 2018 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Kristin Surak SOAS The Rhythm of Hospitality: Organizing Interaction in the Tea Room In the Japanese tea ceremony, it is often said that host thinks like the guest and the guest thinks like the host, such that there is no host or guest. The phrase […]