2016-2017 IAAS Lecture Series

Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Inner Asian and Altaic Studies Lecture Series
Prof. Tamara Chin– Comparative Literature, Brown University
“A Short History of the 'Silk Road' Idea”
1-2 pm- CGIS S-153 South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Harvard University

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Inner Asian and Altaic Studies Lecture Series
Prof. Rahile Dawut- Xinjiang Folklore Research Center, School of Humanities
"Mapping the Sacred Landscape: Uighur Mazars in Xinjiang"
1-2 pm- CGIS S-153 South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Harvard University

Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Inner Asian and Altaic Studies Lecture Series
Prof. Peter Schwieger - Department of Mongolian and Tibetan Studies, University of Bonn
"Tibetan Efforts of State Formation and Governance between Oirats and Qing"
I-2 pm- CGIS S-153 South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Harvard University

Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Inner Asian and Altaic Studies Lecture Series
TBA
I-2 pm- CGIS S-153 South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Harvard University

Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Inner Asian and Altaic Studies Lecture Series
Prof. Rian Thum - Department of History, Loyola University - New Orleans
 "A fourth route of Chinese Islam: Inner Asian links between India and China."
I-2 pm- CGIS S-153 South Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Harvard University

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Inner Asian and Altaic Studies Lecture Series
TBA
I-2 pm- CGIS S-153 South Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Harvard University

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Inner Asian and Altaic Studies Lecture Series
Prof. Wenhua Luo - Institute of Tibetan Buddhist Heritage (ITBH), the Palace Museum
"The Turning Point of Tibetan Buddhist Art: The Wall Painting of Kun Dga’Chos Sde monastery and Mkhyen Rtse School."
1-2 pm- CGIS S-153 South Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Harvard University