Academic Articles

Academic Articles
59382_9788132111627w 2014. ‘Mother Tongues and Language Competence: The Shifting Politics of Linguistic Belonging in the Himalayas’, in Facing Globalization in the Himalayas: Belonging and the Politics of the Self: Governance, Conflict and Civic Action: Volume 5. Edited by Gérard Toffin Joanna Pfaff-Czarnecka, pp. 372-396.
2013. ‘After the Return: Digital Repatriation and the Circulation of Indigenous Knowledge’, in Museum Worlds: Advances in Research, Volume 1, pp. 195-203. By Joshua Bell, Kimberly Christen and Mark Turin.
2013. ‘Introduction: After the Return’, in  Museum Anthropology Review, 7 (1-2) Spring-Fall 2013, pp. 1-21. By Joshua Bell, Kimberly Christen and Mark Turin.
  2013. ‘Voices of vanishing worlds: Endangered languages, orality, and cognition’, Análise Social, 205, XLVII (4.o), 2012, pp. 846-869.

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  2012. ‘Results from the linguistic survey of sikkim: mother tongues in education’, Buddhist Himalaya: Studies in Religion, History and Culture, Volume II, edited by Alex McKay and Anna Balikci-Denjongpa, pp. 127-142.

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2012. ‘Nepal and Bhutan in 2011’, Asian Survey, Vol. 52, No. 1, pp. 138-146, with Sara Shneiderman.

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2012. ‘Salvaging the records of salvage ethnography: The story of the Digital Himalaya Project’, Book 2.0, Vol. No. 1, pp. 39-46.

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2011. ‘Born Archival: The Ebb and Flow of Digital Documents from the Field’, History and Anthropology, Volume 22, Number 4, December 2011, pp. 445–460.

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2006 ‘Revisiting Ethnography, Recognizing a Forgotten People: The Thangmi of Nepal and India’, in Studies in Nepali History and Society (SINHAS), Volume 11, Number 1, June 2006, pp. 97-181. [with Sara Shneiderman]

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2005 ‘Language endangerment and linguistic rights in the Himalayas: A case study from Nepal’, in Mountain Research and Development (MRD), Volume 25, Number 1, February 2005, pp. 4-9. [ISSN 0276-4741]

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2004 ‘Newar-Thangmi lexical correspondences and the linguistic classification of Thangmi’, in Journal of Asian and African Studies (JAAS), Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa (ILCAA), No. 68, September 2004, pp. 97-120. [ISSN 0387-2807]

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2004 ‘The phonology of Thangmi: a Tibeto-Burman language of Nepal’, in Journal of Asian and African Studies (JAAS), Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa (ILCAA), No. 67, March 2004, pp. 63-103. [ISSN 0387-2807]

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1998 ‘The Thangmi verbal agreement system and the Kiranti connection’, in Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, Vol. LXI, No. 3, Oxford University Press, pp. 476-491

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