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Read more at: Elizabeth Turk's piece is part of the Wolfson College 'Kill or Cure' Art Exhibition

Elizabeth Turk's piece is part of the Wolfson College 'Kill or Cure' Art Exhibition

27 June 2022

The Unit is very pleased to congratulate MIASU Research Associate Elizabeth Turk on her piece which she put together for Wolfson College's 'Kill or Cure' temporary exhibition. The piece was accepted, and is currently on display at the College until 11 September 2022. Please see here for Dr Turk's piece and further reading...


Read more at: Dippers in the Altai – a film by Andrew Laurie

Dippers in the Altai – a film by Andrew Laurie

27 June 2022

We would like to share links to this film made by MIASU affiliate Andrew Laurie . The film focuses on on Dippers in the Altai and links to issues of conservation. Production of Episode 4/4 is about to get underway. https://youtu.be/DsB2W-84Nh8 No subtitles https://youtu.be/tty0lenjuk8 Mongolian subtitles


Read more at: Support for Ukraine – an update from MIASU

Support for Ukraine – an update from MIASU

7 June 2022

Cambridge and Cambridgeshire have the most generous response to the Ukraine crisis, having more than 300 registered hosts to provide shelter for Ukrainian refugees under the Government “Homes for Ukraine” scheme. By the end of May about 40% of applicants - more than 1 thousand Ukrainians - have arrived in Cambridge and...


Read more at: Next MIASU Research Seminar – 14 June – Susanne Fehlings

Next MIASU Research Seminar – 14 June – Susanne Fehlings

6 June 2022

The final MIASU research seminar of the term will be taking place at the Mond seminar room on Tuesday June 14, 4.30–6.00pm, and will be given by Susanne Fehlings . Traders, Informal Trade and Markets between the Caucasus and China The talk will also be streamed live by zoom so you can join remotely. To book a space or to...


Read more at: Latest newsletter from La Société des Études Mongoles et Sibériennes

Latest newsletter from La Société des Études Mongoles et Sibériennes

6 June 2022

We are pleased to share a further Newsletter from the SEMS, Paris. SEMS Newsletter 39 SEMS Newsletter 38 SEMS Newsletter 37 SEMS Newsletter 36 SEMS Newsletter 35 SEMS Newsletter 34 SEMS Newsletter 33 SEMS Newsletter 32 SEMS Newsletter 31 SEMS Newsletter 30 SEMS Newsletter 29 SEMS Newsletter 28 SEMS Newsletter 27 SEMS...


Read more at: Lunchtime Seminar – Tuesday 7 June – Mukaidaisi Muhetaer

Lunchtime Seminar – Tuesday 7 June – Mukaidaisi Muhetaer

31 May 2022

Please join us for this lunchtime seminar with Mukaidaisi​ Muhetaer (Palacky University Olomouc) on Tuesday 7 June, 1-2pm, in the Mond seminar room. From a ‘Kigizchi’ to a ‘legal Haji’: forms of capital and its cycle in rural Kashgar


Read more at: Lunchtime Seminar – Tuesday 31 May – Xiaoshi Wei

Lunchtime Seminar – Tuesday 31 May – Xiaoshi Wei

26 May 2022

As well as the fortnightly MIASU Research Seminar on Tueday 31 May, please also join us for this lunchtime seminar at 1pm with Xiaoshi Wei (SOAS) in the Mond seminar room. Hearing the Inner Asian Frontiers of China: Archival Representation for Traditions


Read more at: Next MIASU Research Seminar – 31 May – Robert Barnett

Next MIASU Research Seminar – 31 May – Robert Barnett

22 May 2022

The next MIASU research seminar will be taking place at the Mond seminar room on Tuesday May 31, 4.30–6.00pm, and will be given by Robert Barnett. Contradictory resettlement along the Tibetan borders: Yimin shibian and its legacies The talk will also be streamed live by zoom so you can join remotely. To book a space or to...


Read more at: Pandemics in Local and Historical Cosmologies Conference: May 20-21

Pandemics in Local and Historical Cosmologies Conference: May 20-21

16 May 2022

PANDEMICS IN LOCAL AND HISTORICAL COSMOLOGIES: From the earliest documents to COVID-19 May 20-21, 2022 Please see here for further information


Read more at: Next MIASU Research Seminar - 17 May – Caroline Humphrey

Next MIASU Research Seminar - 17 May – Caroline Humphrey

11 May 2022

The next MIASU research seminar will be taking place at the Mond seminar room on Tuesday May 17, 4.30–6.00pm, and will be given by MIASU's Professor Caroline Humphrey . Human Sacrifices in Mongolia and Their Rationales The talk will also be streamed live by zoom so you can join remotely. To book a space or to join the...