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Central Eurasian Studies Colloquium Fall 2014

As a part of the newly-revived CEUS Colloquium, Dr. Christopher Beckwith, Dr. Kathryn Graber, and Tóth-Czifra Erzsébet gave talks on October 8th, November 17th, and December 1st.

Allen J. Frank, "Muslim Cultural Decline in Imperial Russia: A Manufactured Crisis" Bregel Lecture

On November 12, Dr. Allen J. Frank gave the 2014 Bregel Lecture, sponsored by the Department of Central Eurasian Studies at Indiana University and the Dennis Sinor Research Institute.

Third Biennial Mapping the Landscapes of Islamic Studies at Indiana University Conference

The Third Biennial Mapping the Landscapes of Islamic Studies at Indiana University conference, which took place from October 31st to November 2nd 2014, featured an array of speakers from both IU and other universities. The talks focused on topics ranging from Arabic translations of Greek philosophical works to the economics of contemporary Islamic piety. Below are summaries of selected talks by CEUS professors and students.

Muslim Cultural Decline in Imperial Russia: A Manufactured Crisis

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The Denis Sinor Research Institute for Inner Asian Studies
and
The Department of Central Eurasian Studies
present the

2014 Bregel Lecture
Allen J. Frank

Indpendent Scholar

Muslim Cultural Decline in Imperial Russia:
A Manufactured Crisis

4:00 pm Wednesday, November 12
State Room West, Indiana Memorial Union

Leyla Almazova “Religious Freedom and Muslims in Contemporary Russia” (In Russian)

Date: 
Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 12:15pm

О России по-русски!/On Russia in Russian!

 

Christopher Beckwith "Tokharian and Indic influence on rulership ideology in the first Türk Empire"

Date: 
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 4:00pm

First Presentation in The Central Eurasian Colloquium 2014–2015

Tokharian and Indic influence on rulership ideology in the first Türk Empire:

The meaning of Aršilaš ("Ashina") and Türkwač in context

Professor Christopher I. Beckwith Department of Central Eurasian Studies Indiana University

Fall 2014 Graduate Student Brown Bag Talks

Graduate Student Brown Bag Talks

Navruz at IU

Date: 
Saturday, March 29, 2014 - 5:30pm

Navruz at IU

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Doors open at 5:30 pm

Free Admission to IU's Annual Navruz Celebration

Featuring:

Performances from across Central Eurasia

Delicious Regional Food

Willke Auditorium 150 N Rose Ave

The Buriat Lamas at the Interface between Two Empires

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On March 5th, Nikolay Tsyrempilov gave a lecture entitled "The Buriat Lamas at the Interface between Two Empires" as part of the CEUS colloquia.

Nikolay Tsyrempilov is a senior research fellow of the Institute for Mongolian, Tibetan, and Buddhist studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences.  Currently he is a member of the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study.  Nikolay specializes in the modern history of Tibet and Mongolia and the history of Tibetan Buddhist communities in Russia.

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