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Past Events

Language Contact and Language Change in Cross-Border Kurdistan from Dec 09, 2016 12:00 AM to Dec 10, 2016 12:00 AM Old Combination Room, Wolfson College,
Herder in the Ottoman Garden: European head-gardeners, reformist Sultans, and imperial parks Dec 01, 2016 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM Thomas Gray Room, Pembroke College, Cambridge,
National, Religious and Ethnic identities: debates in Israeli Feminism Dec 01, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Rooms 8 & 9,
Iranian Film Screening Nov 30, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM Room L1,
The Great Qing and the Maritime Northeast: A Study on the Shandong, Zhili, Shengjing haijiangtu (山東直隸盛京海疆圖) Nov 30, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Rooms 8 & 9,
Workshop on the Semitic Copula Nov 28, 2016 from 01:30 PM to 04:30 PM Rooms 8 & 9,
Chinese Reflexives in L2 acquisition and L1 Attrition Nov 25, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Room 7,
Brothers at War: the unending conflict in Korea Nov 24, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM Room 7,
Cantopop: From a tune down the street of old Hong Kong, to a voice in Greater China, and eventually to an ‘i-tune’ trapped in the internet Nov 23, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Rooms 8 & 9,
POSTPONED The Hungarian Explorers of Daqing, China’s Largest Oil Field Nov 23, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM
The Other Great Game: the Opening of Korea and the Birth of Modern East Asia, 1876-1905 Nov 21, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Rooms 8 & 9,
Islands of Memory: war, popular culture and contents tourism in the Seto Inland Sea Nov 18, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM Room 7,
Effects of L1 transfer and input availability on L2 acquisition: evidence from L2 Chinese and Thai Nov 18, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Room L1,
Iranian Film Screening Nov 16, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM Room L1,
From Liberal Gradualism to New Confucianism and Deliberation: Multiple Ways to Democracy in Contemporary China Nov 16, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Rooms 8 & 9,
EAS Postgraduate Research Seminar Nov 15, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:30 PM Old Divinity School, St John's College,
Hosting, Not Hospitality Nov 15, 2016 from 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM Mond Building Seminar Room, New Museums Site,
From Word Meanings to Sentence Meaning: Different Perspectives in Indian Philosophy of Language Nov 11, 2016 from 09:30 AM to 06:00 PM Room 213,
Rewriting a best-seller Nov 09, 2016 07:00 PM The Mosaic Rooms, London,
The Wedding, the War, and the Court Case of the Mouse and the Cat: Beast Epics with Chinese Characteristics Nov 09, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Rooms 8 & 9,
Urban diversity and conflict resolution: Mega cities and the future of integration Nov 08, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:30 PM Rooms 8 & 9,
博覧会から見る日本 (Please note that this talk will be delivered in Japanese) Nov 08, 2016 from 04:30 PM to 05:30 PM Room 7,
Pan-Asianism and Islam in Imperial Japan’s Geostrategy: the Diary of General Utsunomiya Taro (1861-1922) Nov 07, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Rooms 8 & 9,
CUMES Film Night: Wadjda Nov 04, 2016 from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM The Elton Bowring Room, Clare College (Memorial Court),
L2 acquisition of Chinese Applicative-DOC and -DUC by English, Spanish and Korean speakers Nov 04, 2016 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Room 7,
Sit-Down Comedy? Nov 03, 2016 08:30 PM The Parlour, Peterhouse,
The Medieval Berber Empires between the Mediterranean and Africa Nov 03, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Cripps Court, Magdalene College,
Iranian Film Screening Nov 02, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM Room L1,
The Festival Crowd: Ethnic Body Politics and Vernacular Media Practices in 'Minority' China Nov 02, 2016 from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM Rooms 8 & 9,
CANCELLED: Chinese Studies Meets the British Laboring Classes Nov 02, 2016 from 02:00 PM to 03:00 PM Room 1.02, Faculty of Classics,

Welcome to AMES

Cambridge has a long and distinctive tradition in the study of the Middle East and Asia. This Faculty prides itself on exploring these fields through the local languages and encourages students to learn through real world engagement. If you are interested in these world regions and want to discover their languages, cultures, histories, religions, and politics, then this is the home for you. 

Upcoming events

Language Contact and Language Change in Cross-Border Kurdistan

Dec 09, 2016

Old Combination Room, Wolfson College

EAS Postgraduate Research Seminar

Jan 12, 2017

Venue to be confirmed

EAS Postgraduate Research Seminar

Feb 07, 2017

Old Divinity School, St John's College

EAS Postgraduate Research Seminar

Mar 14, 2017

Old Divinity School, St John's College

EAS Postgraduate Research Seminar

May 02, 2017

Old Divinity School, St John's College

EAS Postgraduate Research Seminar

Jun 16, 2017

Old Divinity School, St John's College

Upcoming events