Monthly Archives: February 2016


ACMS welcomes Dr. Julia Clark as resident Cultural Heritage Program Coordinator

By |2016-09-28T17:58:00-04:00February 20th, 2016|News|

With support from the Henry Luce Foundation, the American Center for Mongolian Studies has initiated a Cultural Heritage Program (CHP) that is being directed from its Ulaanbaatar office. This program will host several fellows each year in the area of cultural heritage in Mongolia. Researchers will support the documentation and preservation of both the tangible [...]

ACMS Annual Meeting, Poster Session, and Reception in Seattle, Friday, April 1st, 2016

By |2016-09-29T16:48:25-04:00February 17th, 2016|Opportunities|

Please join us for our Annual Meeting, coming up on Friday, April 1st, 2016! This year's meeting will be in Seattle, in conjunction with the Association for Asian Studies (AAS) annual meeting at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel (1400 6th Avenue, Seattle). As usual, a reception, cultural program, and poster session will be held after the [...]

Governing Post-­Imperial Siberia and Mongolia, 1911-­1924: Buddhism, Socialism and Nationalism in State and Autonomy Building

By |2016-11-23T15:05:36-05:00February 3rd, 2016|Recent Publications|

Recent Publication by Ivan Sablin (February 2016, Routledge). The governance arrangements put in place for Siberia and Mongolia after the collapse of the Qing and Russian Empires were highly unusual, experimental and extremely interesting. The Buryat­-Mongol Autonomous Socialist Soviet Republic established within the Soviet Union in 1923 and the independent Mongolian People’s Republic established a year [...]