Special Issue by Martin Saxer and Ruben Andersson – The return of remoteness: insecurity, isolation and connectivity in the new world disorder
New Article by Alessandro Rippa – Zomia 2.0: Branding Remoteness and Neoliberal Connectivity in the Golden Triangle Special Economic Zone, Laos.
New article by Martin Saxer – Provisions for Remoteness: Cutting Connections and Forging Ties in the Tajik Pamirs.
Exhibition Strandgut am Berg (Highland Flotsam) – website online
12 May – World premiere of our documentary film Murghab at DOK.fest Munich.
New article by Rune Steenberg & Alessandro Rippa: Development for all? State schemes, security, and marginalization in Kashgar, Xinjiang.
Our documentary film Murghab is officially selected for DOK.fest Munich 2019!
Remoteness and Connectivity: Highland Asia in the World is a five-year research project (2015-2020) funded by the European Research Council. We are a core team of four researchers based at LMU Munich. Our aim is to get a better understanding of the role and position of seemingly remote places in our contemporary world. → Read more
Remoteness and Connectivity: Highland Asia in the World is a five-year research project (2015-2020) funded by the European Research Council.→ Read more
Highland Asia Research Group
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