Outputs

2017


Blog Post

Insurance Terror: Juggling Worlds in Jackson Heights

by MARTIN SAXER
05 May 2017
The Other Image – www.theotherimage.com

Talks

Recordings of the Symposium Connecting Materialities / Material Connectivities

by TIM INGOLD, PHILIPP SCHORCH, MARTIN SAXER, TOM WIDGER, PHILIPP W. STOCKHAMMER, JENNIFER CLARKE, GILLIAN G. TAN, MARK ALDENDERFER, SRINIVAS G. REDDY, JULIA BINTER, ALICE VON BIEBERSTEIN, LORENZO GRANADA, ADAM KAASA, ALESSANDRO RIPPA, JULIANE MüLLER, INGE DANIELS, CATRIEN NOTERMANS, ELIA PETRIDOU
05 April 2017
LMU Munich

Edited Volume

The Art of Neighbouring. Making Relations Across China’s Borders

by MARTIN SAXER AND JUAN ZHANG
03 January 2017
Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press

2016


Article

A Spectacle of Maps. Cartographic Hopes and Anxieties in the Pamirs

by MARTIN SAXER
30 December 2016
Cross-Currents: East Asian History and Culture Review, 21:111-136

Article

Pathways. A concept, field site and methodological approach to study remoteness and connectivity

by MARTIN SAXER
30 December 2016
Himalaya, the Journal of the Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies, 36(2):104-119

Blog Post

Zomia 2.0: Political #remoteness and neoliberal connectivity in two casino towns in Myanmar

by ALESSANDRO RIPPA
15 November 2016
Allegra Lab – thematic week on #remoteness

Blog Post

Anthropological takes on the return of #remoteness

by MARTIN SAXER AND RUBEN ANDERSSON
14 November 2016
Allegra Lab – introduction to thematic thread on #remoteness

Book Review

On Roads: A Review Letter

by ALESSANDRO RIPPA, MATTHäUS REST, RADHIKA GUPTA, AGNIESZKA JONIAK-LüTHY, JULIANE MüLLER, LISA RAIL, AND MARTIN SAXER
16 October 2016
Cultural Anthropology

Blog Post

Hotel Without Name: The fate of two stranded shipping containers

by MARTIN SAXER
13 September 2016
The Other Image – www.theotherimage.com

Photo Essay

Mong La: Business as Usual in the China-Myanmar Borderlands

by ALESSANDRO RIPPA AND MARTIN SAXER
30 June 2016
Cross-Currents: East Asian History and Culture Review, 19:240-252

Blog Post

Change of Shift: Casino staff in Mong La, Special Region 4, Myanmar

by MARTIN SAXER
09 May 2016
The Other Image – www.theotherimage.com

Talk

Pending Futures and the Chinese (non)engagement in the Tajik Pamirs

by MARTIN SAXER
18 February 2016
Recording of the paper presented at the international workshop “Encounters after the Soviet Collapse: Chinese Presence in the Former Soviet Union Border Zone”, Leiden, The Netherlands

Talk

Die Kreation einer Industrie: Tibetische Medizin, neoliberale Moderne und die Produktion von kulturellem Erbe in China

by MARTIN SAXER
18 January 2016
Recording of the presentation held at the Justus Liebig University of Gießen

Blog Post

Three Idiots and a Lake: In the footsteps of Bollywood to Pangong Tso, Ladakh

by MARTIN SAXER
03 January 2016
The Other Image – www.theotherimage.com

2015


Blog Post

Bao Zhuoxuan’s arrest and Mong La-China relations: Business as usual

by ALESSANDRO RIPPA
05 November 2015
China Policy Institute Blog, The University of Nottingham

Talk

Remoteness & Connectivity – Highland Asia in the World

by MARTIN SAXER, ALESSANDRO RIPPA, CAROLIN MAERTENS
02 November 2015
Recording of our project presentation at LMU Munich

Blog Post

Waiting for the Chinese: Tinned fish and fermented soy bean in the silver mines of Bazar Dara, Tajikistan

by MARTIN SAXER
29 October 2015
The Other Image – www.theotherimage.com

Blog Post

Recent floods highlight the Tajik Pamirs’ entanglements with the outside world

by CAROLIN MAERTENS AND MARTIN SAXER
27 September 2015
Central Eurasian Scholars & Media Initiative (CESMI)

Blog Post

How Timber Trade Is Shifting Sino-Myanmar Relations

by ALESSANDRO RIPPA
18 August 2015
China US Focus

Blog Post

Engineering Dulong: Free houses for all. But don't forget who dug the well.

by MARTIN SAXER
27 May 2015
The Other Image – www.theotherimage.com

Contact:
Highland Asia Research Group
LMU, Social and Cultural Anthropology, Oettingenstr. 67
80538 Munich, Germany

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