We ocassionaly co-organise events with The Oxford Society for Central Asian Studies (TOSCCA) of the University of Oxford. There are two coming up in th next two weeks.
The first of these is a five-way debate between Dr Alexander Morrison, Dr Botakoz Kassymbekova, Dr Diana Kudaibergenova, Dr Niccolo’ Pianciola and Dr Alun Thomas on the question ‘Was Soviet Rule in Central Asia “Colonial”?’, to be followed as always by discussion and Q & A. It will take place on Zoom at 3pm GMT on Tuesday 27th October – please note the earlier time, and the fact that the clocks in the UK will have gone forward by then!
Register at the following link: https://medsci.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMtduuhrDgpG9D6sRRcY42RqiY9TK3L-_ie
The second is “Xinjiang: a conversation on recent events in the province” with Dr Timothy Grose (Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology), Dr Hannah Theaker (Oxford) and Dr David Tobin (Manchester University) and will be held at 5pm on Tuesday 3 November.
Register at the following