Sino-Tibetan Borderlands Conference Program

Territories, Communities, and Exchanges in the Sino-Tibetan Borderlands

18-20 February, 2016Kham_Conference

We are delighted to share the program of the conference that will bring together twenty scholars during a 3-day event to be held at the Maison Internationale (Cité Universitaire Internationale de Paris).

You can download the short program here, or visit the dedicated website here where the full program is accessible.

Please join us for this international conference, which will be the closing event of the ERC-funded project “Territories, Communities, an Exchanges in the Sino-Tibetan Borderlands”, hosted by the Centre for Himalayan Studies.

 

 


Stéphane Gros

Stéphane Gros is a social anthropologist at the CNRS (France), Centre for Himalayan Studies. He is the author of a monograph on the Drung, a long-deprived minority of swidden agriculturalists of Northwest Yunnan province in China (La Part manquante, 2012), and has written numerous articles and book chapters on issues of interethnic relations and representations of ethnic minorities, poverty and categorization, as well as rituals and cosmology. He has edited or co-edited four collections of relevance to ethnographic theory, Chinese studies, and area studies. For 2012-2016, he was the Principal Investigator for a collaborative project titled “Territories, Communities, and Exchanges in the Kham Sino-Tibetan Borderlands”, funded by a ERC (European Research Council) Starting Grant. More recently, his personal research investigates aspects of kinship and social organization, conversion to Christianity, as well as heritage politics and environmental discourses in this region

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