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‘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 […]

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: admin@innerasiaresearch.org Urgunge Onon, pictured in 2006

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 […]