Research Seminars 2014–5

Research Seminars are held in the Mond Building Seminar Room, Free School Lane, Cambridge, CB2 3RF from 4.30–6.00


Tuesday 20 January

Hurelbaatar Ujeed

Inner Mongolia Normal University

Transforming and Traditionalising: Modernisation of the Old Barga People

Tuesday 3 February

Rebekah Plueckhahn

University College London

Performing Value, Forming Resources:

Morality, Musical Performance and Social Continuation in Mongolia

Tuesday 17 February

Françoise Robin

INALCO (National Institute of Oriental Languages and Civilisations)

From Lyricism to Sarcasm: Settling Literary Accounts with Settlements in Tibet Today

Tuesday 3 March

Susanne Weigelin-Schwiedrzik

University of Vienna

Central and Local Governments in the Border Regions of the PRC:

Public Health in Xinyuan Country of the Yili Autonomous Prefecture


Tuesday 14th October

Maria Lundberg and Yong Zhou
Norwegian Centre for Human Rights

Rights of Peoples and Minorities in Development in China

Tuesday 28 October

Jim Canary
University of Indiana

Exploring the Tibetan Book: Meeting the Makers

Tuesday 11 November

Viesturs Celmins
University of Cambridge

Allegiance and eligibility: The State and Islam in the Kul Shariff Mosque, Tatarstan

Tuesday 25 November

William Tuladhar-Douglas
University of Aberdeen

Theory, Anthropology, and Buddhist Books