Saturday, October 12, 2013

Being and Becoming Kachin

Kachin Land's photo.
Being and Becoming Kachin: 
Histories Beyond the State in the Borderworlds of Burma by Dr Mandy Sadan, [ Published for The British Academy by Oxford University Press] 
 Date: October 12th 2013 Time: 18.30 - 20.00 Place: University of London, SOAS History Department and the Centre for South East Asian Studies, Room G3, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG. Cover illustration is of Jingpo protesters from Yunnan at the border gate with Burma in January 2013, protesting against the Burmese Army's actions towards Kachin villagers close to the borderline with China following the collapse of the ceasefire in 2011. Courtesy of the KIA War Office