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Second Onon Prize Awarded to Professor Charles Ramble

December 11th, 2018 by anna.c

On 5 December 2018, Professor Caroline Humphrey, on behalf of the MIASU, presented the second Onon Prize to Professor Charles Ramble for his outstanding contributions to Inner Asian Studies.    

Cambridge Mongolia Seminar – report

December 11th, 2018 by anna.c

On the 55th anniversary of UK-Mongolia diplomatic relations, The ‘Cambridge Mongolia Seminar’ was successfully organized by the Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit in partnership with the Embassy of Mongolia to the United Kingdom. H.E. Mr. Tulga Narkhuu, Ambassador of Mongolia to the United Kingdom, opened the seminar and his speech highlighted the significance of the […]

Cambridge Mongolia Seminar – 5 December

December 3rd, 2018 by anna.c

The Cambridge Mongolia Seminar will take place on 5 December 2018 in Cambridge.  It will be an afternoon of presentations and discussion followed by a reception and the award of the MIASU’s Onon Prize. Venue: Alison Richard Building,  7 West road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP Time: 1.00pm – 6.30pm Places are limited, please e-mail if you […]

Cancelled: Seminar – 27 November – Joe Ellis

November 19th, 2018 by anna.c

There will be NO MIASU SEMINAR on Tuesday November 27 as it has had to be rescheduled due to illness. It will now take place during the Lent term, on January 29. Apologies for the inconvenience.

Seminar – 13 November – Michael Long

October 30th, 2018 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 13 November 2018 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Michael Long MIASU, University of Cambridge Culture: The Politics of Bounded Passion ‘Culture’ is often a taken-for-granted term. Yet in China, the notion of ‘culture’, or wenhua, has a lengthy history and is inseparable from politics. So as to attempt to develop a new […]