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Central Asia Workshop Archive

Central Asia Workshop 2012-2013

CAW: Borders, Ethnicity & Conflict: The Ferghana Valley Border Closing

Led by Ali Hamdan
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Space and Bor(un)d(ari)ers between China, Russia, Mongolia and Tibet: Political and Cultural Barriers in Eastern Eurasia

Led by Andrew Grant
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Paper Presentation Workshop

TBD
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Youth, Community, and Change in Ladakh

Led by Bonnie Dixson
Tuesday, November 06, 2012
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Dangerous Fortunes and Vitalities in Inner Asia

Led by Hannah Reiss
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: CANCELLED
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: (Re)imagining Kazakh Nationhood Through Cinema

Led by Naomi Caffee
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Tulpan

A Kazakh film discussion
Tuesday, December 04, 2012
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Tulpan, pt. 2

A Kazakh film discussion
Tuesday, January 08, 2013
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Health in Post-Socialist Georgia

Led by Hannah Reiss
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: From Ethnic Groups to Nationalities and Nations

led by Andrew Grant, UCLA Dept. of Geography
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Rogers Brubaker Readings

Led by Ali Hamdan
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Mathematics of Beauty: the Science of Architectural Restoration in Soviet Central Asia

Led by Igor Demchenko
Tuesday, February 05, 2013
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: "Beyond Identity Fetishism"

Led by Bonnie Dixson
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Biological Citizenship
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Central Asia Workshop 2011-2012

CAW: Dru Gladney

Readings and discussion with Dru Gladney, Pomona College
Monday, January 09, 2012
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Transnational Afghanistan

Readings and Discussion with Nile Green, UCLA
Monday, January 23, 2012
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Islam after Communism

Central Asia Workshop: Readings and discussion
Monday, February 06, 2012
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Geography Practice Presentations

Talks for American Association of Geographers by UCLA Grad Students
Monday, February 13, 2012
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Development and Civil Society

Central Asia Workshop: readings and discussion
Monday, February 27, 2012
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Tengriism

Readings and Discussion with Kagan Arik, University of Chicago
Monday, March 05, 2012
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Central Asia Workshop

Topic TBD
Monday, March 19, 2012
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: "Democracy@Large"

Film screening of "Democracy at Large" (2006)
Monday, April 02, 2012
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Nineteenth-Century Persian Travelogues and the Construction of Political Space

Readings and discussion with Christine Noelle-Karimi, Austrian Academy of Sciences
Monday, April 09, 2012
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Lanuage and Identity Practice Presentations

Talks for Language and Identity in Central Asia by UCLA Grad Students
Monday, April 23, 2012
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Central Asia: The Geopolitical Perspective

Central Asia Workshop: Readings and discussion
Monday, May 07, 2012
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Contemporary Urbanization in Mongolia and Eastern Tibet

Led by Rick Miller and Nancy Levine
Monday, June 04, 2012
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Borders, Ethnicity & Conflict: The Ferghana Valley Border Closing

Led by Ali Hamdan
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Space and Bor(un)d(ari)ers between China, Russia, Mongolia and Tibet: Political and Cultural Barriers in Eastern Eurasia

Led by Andrew Grant
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

CAW: Paper Presentation Workshop

TBD
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Meetings will be held weekly. Students who attend all workshops can receive course credit by enrolling in History M287/Anthropology M287.

For more information, Please contact Bonnie Richard (brichard@ucla.edu)
or Elizabeth Leicester (eleicester@international.ucla.edu)