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Mongolia & Inner Asia Research Unit

Research Seminar Series
Programme - Michaelmas Term, 2011

The University of Cambridge Mongolia & Inner Asia Research Unit (MIASU) is pleased to announce the programme for its Michaelmas Term, 2011 series of research seminars.

Seminars are held in the Seminar Room at the Mond Building in Free School Lane from 4:30pm–6:00pm

All welcome

  • Tuesday, 18th October, 2011 (this lecture was CANCELLED)
    Landscape’s management, ‘soul’ and action among the reindeer herders of Siberia (Evenk)
    Alexandra Lavrillier, University of Versailles, France

  • Tuesday, 1st November, 2011
    A Mongol view of world history: the evidence of Rashid al-Din’s illustrated chronicle of 1314
    Robert Hillenbrand, University of Edinburgh

  • Tuesday, 15th November, 2011
    Imprinting the Ruler’s Body: An Imaginary Ritual of Seventh Century China
    Tim Barrett, School of Oriental & African Studies, University of London

  • Tuesday, 29th November, 2011
    Cognitive technologies of the shamanic journey in Siberia
    Charles Stépanoff, École Pratique des Hautes Études, Paris, France


For further information, e-mail or see

Ms Libby Peachey, Editorial Manager – 'Inner Asia'
Administrator & Research Co-ordinator 
University of Cambridge Mongolia & Inner Asia Studies Unit
The Mond Building, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RF
Tel: 01223 334690 • Fax: 01223 767280