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By jonathan eaton on November 12, 2019
Project lead Sara Shneiderman, Associate Professor in UBC’s Department of Anthropology and School of Public Policy and Global Affairs, is organizing and participating in two upcoming discussion forums on earthquake aftermaths.
By jonathan eaton on August 9, 2019
Several research team members presented at the 7th Annual Kathmandu Conference on Nepal and the Himalaya, 24-26 July 2019, as members of the panel “From Epicentre to Aftermath: Ethnographic and Historical Views of Post-Earthquake Nepal”. This joint panel was organized in cooperation with the project “After the Earth’s Violent Sway: the tangible and intangible legacies […]
Working paper published: ‘Reconstructing Nepal: Post-Earthquake Experiences from Bhaktapur, Dhading, and Sindhupalchowk’
By james binks on July 21, 2019
The paper examines various forms of expertise and governance practices in relation to house-building processes.
By james binks on June 22, 2019
Project members presented on a case-study of Bhaktapur heritage reconstruction.
By james binks on June 1, 2019
The public seminar presented findings from our research project in dialogue with scholars working on disasters in other areas of the world.
Sister School Partnership between Bayview School (Vancouver, Canada) & Sundrawati School (Dolakha, Nepal)
By james binks on May 25, 2019
A group of students from Bayview have become penpals with students at Sundrawati to learn about the devastating effects of Nepal’s 2015 earthquakes.
By james binks on April 2, 2019
Partnership member Mr. Thapa has edited this new book, and Dr. Shneiderman has co-authored a chapter on Citizenship and Inclusion in Nepal.