“On little and grand narratives in Central Asia”

In her Keynote “On little and grand narratives in Central Asia” (28 March 2019), Prof. Dr. Judith Beyer investigates the inter-linkages between orality, narratives, textual production and textual artefacts. In the context of a workshop on “Central Asian Studies Inside Out. Challenging Grand Narratives”, organised by the Centre National De La Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) and the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS),

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DGSKA 2019 in Konstanz

Die nächste Tagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sozial- und Kulturanthropologie wird vom 29. September bis 2. Oktober 2019 an der Universität Konstanz stattfinden.

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Workshop Programme Finalized

The programme of the workshop "Claiming Justice after Conflict. The Stateless, the Displaced and the Disappeared at the Margins of the State", co-organized by Yazid Ben-Hounet (EHESS) and Judith Beyer (University of Konstanz) is now finalized.

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#AskForZarni Open Discussion

The campaign "AskForZarni" in Yangon fights sexual harrassment. On March 4, at 5pm at Hotel G and in collaboration with the Institut Francais de Birmanie, our PhD student Carolin Hirsch will talk about the campaign she helped launch last year. The event is part of a week-long programme on Women's Rights.

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Schedule of Lectures at EHESS

Prof. Dr. Judith Beyer received a fellowship at the renowned "l'Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales" (EHESS) in Paris. Now the schedule of her lectures has been published.

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Researcher from Myanmar

Nickey Diamond is a visiting researcher from Myanmar, preparing his PhD project at the Working Group Social and Political Anthropology from November to December 2018.

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