Hmong Research Then and Now: Bruce Downing, Oct. 2013
Keynote Address by Bruce Downing, Linguistics, University of Minnesota: Hmong Research — Then and Now.
Part of the second Hmong Across Borders conference on October 4-5, 2013 at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. Hosted by The Consortium for Hmong Studies between the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The conference was possible thanks to the support of the Luce Foundation, the University of Minnesota’s Imagine Fund for Special Events, Asian American Studies Program, Immigration History Research Center and Archives (IHRC), the Institute for Advanced Study, the Hmong Studies Consortium, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Center for Southeast Asian Studies.
Preceded by Sat. Session 4A, “Navigating the Tenuous Space Between Past and Future: Hmong Perspectives on Discontinuity from Northern Thailand”, and Sat. Session 4B, “First Contact: Hmong Confront the West”.