Entries Tagged as 'Seminars'

Seminar – 21 May – Séagh Kehoe

May 7th, 2019 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 21 May 2019 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Séagh Kehoe University of Leicester Losing the “Spirit of the Grasslands”: Economic Development, Cultural Commercialisation, and the Online Politics of Representation of Tibetan Modernity in Contemporary China A core concern of the Great Western Development Campaign (GWDC) is the pursuit of national unity, social […]

Lunchtime seminar – 1 May – Ka-ming Wu

April 25th, 2019 by anna.c

  Mond Building Seminar Room, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RF Wednesday 1 May 2019, 12.00–1.00 Ka-ming Wu Visiting Fellow, Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Cambridge  Living with Waste: Becoming Free As Waste Pickers in Chinese Cities Many think that waste pickers are precarious and stigmatized workers in the global south. […]

Seminar – 7 May – Ildikó Bellér-Hann

April 25th, 2019 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 7 May 2019 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Ildikó Bellér-Hann University of Copenhagen Uyghur Muslim Identity: Local historical narratives from Eastern Xinjiang Studying Muslims in socialist Xinjiang is difficult due to the government’s increasingly repressive policies. Scholars have investigated Islam among the Uyghur with reference to reformism, symbolic resistance and contemporary adaptations […]

Seminar – 23 April – Kerry Brown

April 11th, 2019 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 23 April 2019 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Kerry Brown Lau China Institute, Kings College London China at the Borders: Xi Jinping’s Ambition and the Role of the Margins Xi Jinping’s era since 2012 has been one of grand narratives, international ambitions, and the emergence in word and act of a global […]

Easter Term – Seminar Programme

April 11th, 2019 by anna.c

Please see below for this term’s programme which begins on Tuesday April 23 2019. Research Seminars are held in the Mond Building Seminar Room, Free School Lane, Cambridge, CB2 3RF from 4.30–6.00 EASTER 2019