Entries Tagged as 'Projects'

Seminar 4 March – Urmila Nair

February 27th, 2014 by anna.c

Mond Building Seminar Room All welcome 4:30-6:00 Tuesday 4 March Urmila Nair MIASU, University of Cambridge Elision and Imagination: Shifting Monastic Subjectivities in Tibetan Exile Via a study of voices, this paper discusses how Buddhist ritual shapes, and is shaped by, historically contingent subjectivities. The Nechung kang-so (bskang gso) ritual is performed by Tibetan monks in […]

18 February – Richard Fraser – Seminar TIME CHANGE 3.30

February 14th, 2014 by admin

PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE Mond Building Seminar Room 3.30–5.00 Tuesday 18 February All welcome Richard Fraser University of Cambridge Skill, Social Change and New Technologies in Northern Mongolia

Johan Elverskog – SEMINAR – 26 November –

November 22nd, 2013 by admin

Tuesday 26 November 4.30–6.00 The Mond Building Seminar Room All welcome Johan Elverskog Southern Methodist University (visiting  Käte-Hamburger Kolleg at Rühr University, Bochum) What are the ‘Sources of Mongolian Tradition’?

Lunchtime Seminar – 2 October – Prof. Lin Meicun

September 26th, 2013 by anna.c

A lunchtime seminar will be held in the Mond Building Seminar Room, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RF Tuesday 2nd October, 1.00-2.00 Prof. Lin Meicun School of Archaeology and Museology, Peking University Mongolian Landscape Map: A 16th Century Silk Road Map Recently Discovered in Japan Abstract This lecture introduces a 16th century Ming dynasty map […]

Seminar – 23 April – Sayana Namsaraeva

April 17th, 2013 by admin

Mond Building Seminar Room 4.30–6.00 Tuesday 23rd April Sayana Namsaraeva MIASU Fieldwork between Folders: fragments of the Russian ‘amateur’ colonial anthropology in the China-Russia border town archives Abstract This presentation looks at the imperial period engagement of the Russian frontier town Kyakhta and its residents with Mongolia and China. Exploring the role of the local […]