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Onon Prize 2018

May 15th, 2018 by anna.c

The Mongolia & Inner Asia Studies Unit will be awarding the second Onon Prize in late 2018. The prize, in memory of Professor Urgunge Onon, is awarded for contributions to Mongolian & Inner Asian Studies. Please send any nominations, with a short supporting paragraph  by 1 July to: Urgunge Onon, pictured in 2006

Seminar – 15 May – Caroline Humphrey & David Sneath

May 8th, 2018 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 15 May 2018 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Caroline Humphrey & David Sneath University of Cambridge The Mobile Master: Modes of hospitality in Mongol Lands Historically there have been a number of Mongolian practices and associated concepts that could be described as forms of hospitality. We examine a range of forms, from the […]

New reading group – Mobilities in the making: Figuring movement in the post-socialist world’

April 30th, 2018 by anna.c

  We are pleased to inform you that a new weekly Seminar Group, ‘Mobilities in the making: Figuring movement in the post-socialist world,’ will be held each Tuesday at the MIASU, until 19 June. Led by Joseph Bristley (UCL) and Chima Anyadike-Danes (Warwick) the group will explore the imbrications between figures of mobility drawn from key […]

Inner Asia Submissions

April 26th, 2018 by anna.c

Inner Asia Published bi-annually by Brill for MIASU, Inner Asia is a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal with emphasis on the social sciences, humanities and cultural studies. First published in 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 […]

Easter Term – Seminar Programme

April 24th, 2018 by anna.c

Please see below for this term’s programme which begins on Tuesday May 1 2018. Research Seminars are held in the Mond Building Seminar Room, Free School Lane, Cambridge, CB2 3RF from 4.30–6.00 EASTER 2018