Entries Tagged as 'Seminars'

Seminar – 28 January – Sayana Namsaraeva

January 16th, 2020 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 28 January 2019 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Sayana Namsaraeva MIASU Dystopian Mongolia: Reconceptualization of the Home Country by Mongolian Asylum Seekers in the UK Based on anonymized background papers of the Mongolian asylum seekers in the UK, this presentation critically analyses  these ‘affectively loaded’ documents (to use expression by Navaro-Yashin 2007) and […]

Lent Term – Seminar Programme

January 9th, 2020 by anna.c

Please see below for this term’s programme which begins on Tuesday January 28th 2020. Research Seminars are held in the Mond Building Seminar Room, Free School Lane, Cambridge, CB2 3RF from 4.30–6.00 LENT 2020      

CANCELLED: Seminar – 26 November – Agnieszka Joniak–Lüthi & Thomas White

November 14th, 2019 by anna.c

There will be NO MIASU SEMINAR on Tuesday November 26 as it has been cancelled due to strike action. Apologies for the inconvenience.

Seminar – 12 November – Anna Sehnalova

October 29th, 2019 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 12 November 2019 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Anna Sehnalova University of Oxford Mountain Deities and Their Treasures: Tibetan Non-Buddhist Cosmologies and Possible Indigenous Origins of the Tibetan gTer ma tradition The presentation attempts to reveal (some of) the key features of Tibetan non-Buddhist cosmologies based on mountain cults and specific perceptions […]

Seminar – 29 October – Valeriya Gazizova

October 22nd, 2019 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 29 October 2019 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Valeriya Gazizova University of Cambridge Buddhist, Soviet and Kalmyk: ‘Secret’ Lamas of Late Socialism, Their Loci of Worship and Patterns of Transmission The talk explores the construction of public memories and proliferating cults of dissident Buddhist lamas who secretly conducted ritual services and healed by means […]