Entries Tagged as 'Seminars'

Seminar – 2 May – Charlotte Bruckermann

April 27th, 2017 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 2  May 2017 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Charlotte Bruckermann Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology The Mistress of the Hearth: female mobility, domestic divinities, and reproductive power in North Central China Anthropological concepts of masterhood and hospitality are particularly elaborated among highly mobile people whose movements put them into constant contact […]

MIASU and the Centre of Ethnographic Theory Seminar Series – Masterhood, Hospitality and Mobility

April 4th, 2017 by anna.c

The Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit (MIASU) at Cambridge has partnered with the Centre of Ethnographic Theory (SOAS) for a Seminar series (2016-2017) titled “Masterhood, Hospitality, and Mobility.” The notion of the ‘master/owner’ (Mong. ezen, Tib. bdag) is extraordinarily prevalent across Inner Asia. It appears not only as a multi-scalar idea in social realms, as a […]

Seminar – 7 March – Uradyn Bulag

February 27th, 2017 by anna.c

ALL WELCOME Tuesday 7  March 2017 4.30–6.00 Mond Building Seminar Room Uradyn Bulag University of Cambridge Visible and Invisible ‘Masters’ of Ethnic Regional Autonomy in China China is now bracing itself  for the 70th anniversary of its first provincial level autonomous region, Inner Mongolia, founded on the 1st of May 1947. While there will be […]

Seminar – 28 February – Charles Kennel

February 24th, 2017 by anna.c

This year MIASU is hosting the Climate Histories Group events which cover environmental issues of both global and regional interest. It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to the new seminar series from the Climate Histories Group, following-on from our many years at CRASSH. We are delighted to welcome back for our first […]

Lunchtime Seminar – 22 February – Telo Tulku Rinpoche, the Shajin (Supreme) Lama of Kalmykia

February 13th, 2017 by anna.c

A lunchtime seminar will be held in the Mond Building Seminar Room, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RF Wednesday 22 February 2017, 12.30–1.30 All welcome Telo Tulku Rinpoche The Shajin (Supreme) Lama of Kalmykia The Revival of Buddhism in Russia Telo Tulku Rinpoche (secular name Erdne Ombadykow) is the Buddhist spiritual leader of the Kalmyks. […]