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Pride and Politics on Display in Kyrgyzstan
September 30, 2016
Pride and Politics on Display in Kyrgyzstan
The World Nomad Games were great fun, but also securitized, commercialized, politicized, and nationalized.
Pride and Politics on Display in Kyrgyzstan
Spectacle and Sport at the World Nomad Games
September 17, 2016
Spectacle and Sport at the World Nomad Games
A week of earnest competition, friendly contests, and a full-on Central Asian Burning Man-like festival.
Spectacle and Sport at the World Nomad Games
American Cowboys in Kyrgyzstan
September 07, 2016
American Cowboys in Kyrgyzstan
“Let’s go play a game we’ve never played, in a language we don’t understand, where you could possibly die."
American Cowboys in Kyrgyzstan
The World Nomad Games: Part Olympics, Part Burning Man
September 06, 2016
The World Nomad Games: Part Olympics, Part Burning Man
“If Genghis Khan were alive, he’d be here.”
The World Nomad Games: Part Olympics, Part Burning Man
The Smooth Road Through Boom Gorge
September 03, 2016
The Smooth Road Through Boom Gorge
The road is smooth, for the most part, and cleared just in time.
The Smooth Road Through Boom Gorge
Who Is Skipping the World Nomad Games?
August 26, 2016
Who Is Skipping the World Nomad Games?
The official website lists 53 nations, but Uzbekistan isn't on the list.
Who Is Skipping the World Nomad Games?
Daniiar Mukashev on the World Nomad Games
May 16, 2016
Daniiar Mukashev on the World Nomad Games
“The World Nomad Games demonstrates our rich cultural heritage.”
Daniiar Mukashev on the World Nomad Games
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