Visiting Scholars – Michaelmas 2017

October 5th, 2017 by

Michaelmas Term 2017

We welcome the following visiting scholars this term –

October 2016 – November 2018: Sören Urbansky, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich
‘Faces of Fear – Anti-Asian sentiments in a global perspective’

September  2017 – August 2018: Chen Xiangjun, South-Central University for Nationalities (SCUN), Hubei province, China
‘Nomadic Society of the Altai Steppes: Environmental and Visual Anthropology’

October  2017 – October 2018: Uranchimeg Ujeed
‘Mongolian Spiritual Culture including Buddhism, shamanism, popular beliefs and folklore’ Research project: ‘Becoming shamans to be healed – Self healing practices in Horchin Mongolian shamanism in contemporary China’

November 2017 – May 2018: Shanshan Liu, Institute of Chinese Borderland Studies, CASS, Beijing, China
‘A Study of Modern British Research on Xinjiang’