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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 […]

AMENDMENT – Lent Term – Seminar Programme

January 30th, 2017 by anna.c

Please see below for revised Lent programme, with a change to the title of the 21 February seminar. Research Seminars are held in the Mond Building Seminar Room, Free School Lane, Cambridge, CB2 3RF from 4.30–6.00 LENT 2017