Entries Tagged as 'Seminars'

MIASU Reading & Research Group Launch

October 15th, 2019 by anna.c

Tuesday 29 October & Tuesday 26 November 2019 2.00 pm,  Mond Building Seminar Room We are pleased to announce the launch of the ‘MIASU Reading & Research Group’. We will meet twice a term, to discuss either articles and chapters written by members of the group, or literature relevant to group members’ research interests. The […]

Seminar – 15 October – Edward Holland & Elvira Churyumova

October 10th, 2019 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 15 October 2019 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Edward Holland & Elvira Churyumova University of Arkansas, Visiting Fellow, Wolfson College,University of Cambridge & MIASU Kalmyk Refugees and the Narration of Displacement in Post-World War II Europe The October Revolution and Second World War led to the displacement of Kalmyks from Russia to […]

Michaelmas Term – Seminar Programme

October 8th, 2019 by anna.c

Please see below for this term’s programme which begins on Tuesday October 15th 2019. Research Seminars are held in the Mond Building Seminar Room, Free School Lane, Cambridge, CB2 3RF from 4.30–6.00 MICHAELMAS 2019

Seminar – 4 June – Riamsara Knapp

May 24th, 2019 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 4 June 2019 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Riamsara Knapp MIASU, University of Cambridge Himalayan Connections: Melting Glaciers, Sacred Landscapes and Mobile Technologies in a Changing Climate This presentation introduces the interdisciplinary ‘Himalayan Connections’ project, which explores environmental perceptions and decision-making at a pivotal moment of change in two Buddhist communities in […]

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 […]