International Interdisciplinary Conference:
"Kazakhs of the Altai".
Dates: October 7-8, 2013
Location: Bayan- Ulgii, Mongolia. Bayan-Ulgii is a Province in Mongolia which is primarily inhabited by Kazakhs. It is a region rich in tangible and intangible cultural heritage.
Objectives: The Conference is being convened to focus on issues relevant to Kazakh studies and to build linkages between Mongolian and foreign scientific researchers from all disciplines.
• History: origin of the Kazakhs, other historical problems
• Religion and Tradition: eagle hunting, wedding traditions, religious customs, etc.
• Language, Literature, Oral Cultural Heritage: oral tales, myths, aitis (vocals), riddles, Arabic texts
• Current Issues: transition to a market economy, globalization, Oralmandar project, language policy
National University of Mongolia
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