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Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit




Tuesdays 4.30 pm to 6.00 pm

Seminars take place at the Mond seminar room, unless specified otherwise, and are live streamed via zoom – if you are on the mailing list, you will receive an invitation to attend the seminar with details to join via Zoom. Please note that there is no need to register for the seminars.

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Tuesday 10 October

Morris Rossabi (Columbia University & Visiting Fellow, Wolfson College, University of Cambridge)

Post-Communist Transition in Mongolia


Tuesday 24 October

Karénina Kollmar-Paulenz (University of Bern)  

Essentializing the Other: The encounter of Tibetan Buddhists with böge and udaγan in 17th and 18th century Mongolia

Please note this talk is online only. Please email for the zoom link


Tuesday 7 November

Angel Naydenov (MIASU, University of Cambridge)

Homo Rhythmicus: Searching for a Sense of Existence in Sichuan, China


Tuesday 28 November

Nikolay Tsyrempilov (Nazarbayev University)

From Lamaism to Buddhism. The Rise of Modernity in the Mongolian Sangha of Russia, late 19th - early 20th c.


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