MICHAELMAS TERM SEMINARS

September 21st, 2012 by admin

RESEARCH SEMINARS

MICHAELMAS TERM 2012

Tuesdays 4.30 pm to 6.00 pm

Seminar room, The Mond Building, Free School Lane

Tuesday 9 October

Melvyn Goldstein

Case Western Reserve University

Nomads, Pastures and the State:Change and Continuity among mobile pastoralists in Western Tibet, 1959-2012

Tuesday 23 October

Marina Romanova Saidukova

National University of Mongolia

Nation-building processes of the Buryats, Kalmyks and Tuvans of Russia:
between Ethnic Pride and Unshakeable Loyalty

Tuesday 6 November

Fiona McConnell

Department of Geography, University of Cambridge

Constructing legitimacy, contesting futures:
the governance practices of the Tibetan Government-in-Exile

Tuesday 20 November

Bryan Maddox

University of East Anglia

Desert Deviants: Ethnography, Camels, Fast Food and
Item Response Theory in the Mongolian Gobi

Tuesday 4 December

Morten Pedersen & Mikkel Bunkenborg

University of Copenhagen

Intimate Distances: Towards a Comparative Ethnography of
Chinese Resource Investments in Mongolia