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Cameron Warner

PhD, Associate professor, research programme director

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Cameron David Warner

Associate professor, research programme director

  • School of Culture and Society - Department of Anthropology
Postal address:
Moesgård Allé 20
4236, 116

Email: etncw@cas.au.dk

Mobile: +4551468001

Phone: +4587162667


'Do What You Think About': Fashionable Responses to the End of Tibet

Warner, C. D., 2021, (Accepted/In press) Impermanence: exploring continuous change across cultures. Geismar, H., Otto, T. & Warner, C. D. (eds.). London: UCL Press, 31 p.

A Gateway to Learning: "Modern Education" in the Monastery

Warner, C. D., 2020, (Accepted/In press) Educational transformations and avenues of learning: Anthropological perspectives on education in Nepal. Valentin, K. & Pradhan, U. (eds.). Oxford University Press

Expertise, Labour and Mobility in Nepal’s Post-Conflict, Post-Disaster Reconstruction: Law, Construction and Finance as Domains of Social Transformation

Warner, C. D., Shneiderman, S., Hirslund, D., Baniya, J., Le Billon, P., Limbu, B., Pandey, B., Rankin, K., Rawal, N., Chandra Subedi, P., Suji, M. & Thapa, D., 2020, (Accepted/In press) Epicentre to Aftermath: Rebuilding and remembering in the wake of Nepal’s earthquakes . Hutt, M., Liechty, M. & Lotter, S. (eds.). Oxford: Cambridge University Press, 24 p.

The Museum of Impermanence: The Making of an Exhibition

Johnsen, U. H., Otto, T. & Warner, C. D., 2020, (Submitted) Impermanence: exploring continuous change across cultures. Geismar, H., Otto, T. & Warner, C. (eds.). London: UCL Press

Tibetan Heritage in Urban China

Warner, C. D., Jun 2019, In: Volume. 55, Intangible Cultural Heritage

Forgænglighedens Museum: Historier fra Nepal, Papua Ny Guinea og Tibet

Otto, T., Warner, C. D. & Johnsen, U. H., 9 Feb 2019

The Value and Impermanence of Tibetan Culture

Warner, C. D., 28 May 2018

On the Road from Hinduism to Buddhism: Global Buddhism, the Conversion of Nepali Hindus, and What Comes Between

Warner, C., 2017, Eastspirit: Transnational spirituality and religious circulation in East and West. Borup, J. & Fibiger, M. (eds.). Brill, p. 234-254 21 p. (International Studies in Religion and Society, Vol. 29).

The Precious Relics of Tibet: Social Values and the Preservation of Religious Artifacts in Lhasa and Copenhagen

Warner, C., 18 Nov 2016.

Introduction: Aftershocked

Warner, C., Hindman, H. & Snellinger, A., 14 Oct 2015

The Photographed Gift: Participation, Relief Efforts, and Social Media

Schorr, S. & Warner, C., 14 Oct 2015

A Memorial of Heroes Past: Portraying Tibetan Self-Immolation on Facebook

Warner, C. D., 1 Aug 2014, Mediating and Remediating Death. Christensen, D. R. & Sandvik, K. (eds.). Ashgate, Vol. 2. p. 175-196 22 p. (Death, Materiality, and the Origin of Time, Vol. 2).

Handbook of Tibetan Iconometry: A Guide to the Arts of the 17th Century. Edited by CHRISTOPH CÜPPERS, LEONARD VAN DER KUIJP, and ULRICH PAGEL, with a Chinese introduction by DOBIS TSERING GYAL. Leiden: Brill, 2012. x, 386 pp. $138.00 (cloth).

Warner, C. D., 27 Feb 2014, In: Journal of Asian Studies. 73, 1, p. 234-236 3 p.

On the Relationship Between Method and the Object of Study When Studying Religion

Warner, C. D., 2014, In: Numen. 61, 2-3, p. 131-144 14 p.

Hope and Sorrow: Uncivil Religion, Tibetan Music Videos, and Youtube

Warner, C. D., 2013, In: Ethnos. 78, 4, p. 543-568 25 p.

Seeing modernitet i den rekonstruerede stupaer på Samye, Tibets første kloster

Warner, C. D., Jun 2012, In: Religion. Tidsskriftet for Religionslærerforeningen for Gymnasiet og HF. 2012, 2, p. 6-14 8 p.

Image Consecration

Warner, C. D., 13 Apr 2012

The Blazing Horror of Now

Warner, C. D., 12 Apr 2012, In: Cultural Anthropology.

Arrested Histories. Tibet, the CIA, and Memories of a Forgotten War

Warner, C., Mar 2012, In: Ethnos. 77, 1, p. 150-153 3 p.

Buddhism and Empire: The Political and Religious Culture of Early Tibet

Warner, C., Feb 2012, In: Journal of Asian Studies. 71, 1, p. 249-252 3 p.

Dischords on Human Rights

Warner, C. D., Feb 2012, In: Current Anthropology. 53, 1, p. 141-142 2 p.

Jokhang: Tibet's Most Sacred Buddhist Temple

Warner, C., Dec 2011, In: Journal of the International Association of Tibetan Studies. 6, p. 451-466 15 p.

'Solen er draget til det sydlige kontinent' Tibetanske Musikvideoer på Youtube

Warner, C. D., Sep 2011, In: Jordens Folk. 46, 1, p. 24-29 6 p.

Re/crowning the Jowo Śākyamuni: Texts, Photographs, and Memories

Warner, C., Aug 2011, In: History of Religions. 51, 1, p. 1-30

A Miscarriage of History: Wencheng Gongzhu and Sino-Tibetan Historiography

Warner, C. D., 2011, In: Inner Asia. 13, 2, p. 239-264 26 p.

A Prolegomenon to a Study of the ‘Palladium of Tibet,’ the Jo bo Śākyamuni Statue

Warner, C., 2011, Art in Tibet: Issues in Traditional Tibetan Art from the Seventh to the Twentieth Century. Lo Bue, E. (ed.). Brill Academic Publishers, Incorporated, p. 3-17 14 p. (Brill's Tibetan Studies Library).

The Genesis of Tibet’s First Buddha Images: An Annotated Translation from Three Editions of 'The Vase-shaped Pillar Testament (Bka’ chems ka khol ma)'

Warner, C., 2011, In: Light of Wisdom. 1, 1, p. 33-45 12 p.

Unmistaken Child

Warner, C., 2010, In: Visual Anthropology Review. 26, 1, p. 67-69 2 p.

Obama and the Dalai Lama

Warner, C., Barnett, R., McGranahan, C. & Friedman, E., 2009, In: The Immanent Frame.

Rulers on the Celestial Plain: Ecclesiastical and Secular Hegemony in Medieval Tibet. A Study of Tshal Gung-thang

Warner, C., 2009, In: Journal of the American Oriental Society. 129, 4, p. 723-725 3 p.

The Precious Lord: The History and Practice of the Cult of the Jowo Śākyamuni Statue in Lhasa, Tibet

Warner, C., 2008, Harvard University Dept. of Sanskrit and Indian Studies. 419 p.

Becoming the Buddha: The Ritual of Image Consecration in Thailand

Warner, C., 2007, In: Material Religion. 3, 2, p. 291-293 3 p.

Buddhist Monumental Sculpture and Architecture 300-1000

Warner, C., 2006, World History Encyclopedia. Castaneda-Liles, J. (ed.). Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO


Warner, C., 2005, Holy People of the World: A Cross-Cultural Encyclopedia. Jestice, P. G. (ed.). Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO

Kunga Nyingpo

Warner, C., 2005, Holy People of the World: A Cross-Cultural Encyclopedia. Jestice, P. G. (ed.). Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO

Dream A Better Dream

Warner, C., 2001, Blue Jean Buddha: Voices of Young Buddhists. Loundon, S. (ed.). Wisdom Publications, p. 29 34 p.


BuMo: Buddhism and Modernity: Global Dynamics of Transmission and Translation

Beek, M. V., Gravers, M., Borup, J., Warner, C. D., Ørberg, E. W., Doctor, A. & Østergaard, J.

Forskningrådet for Kultur og Kommunikation


Expertise, Labour and Mobility in Nepal's Post-Conflict, Post-Disaster Reconstruction

Warner, C. D.

Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada


Nepal on the Move: Nepal on the Move: Conflict, migration and stability

Seeberg, J., Valentin, K., Warner, C. D., Agergaard, J., Banskota, M., Sharma, S., Subba, T. & Ranjan, G.

Forskningsfagligt Udvalg (FFU), Danida


Precious Relics: Materiality and Value in the Practice of Ethnographic Collection

Warner, C. D., Otto, T. & Johnsen, U. H.

Det frie forskningsråd - DFF



'Do What You Think About': Fashionable Responses to the End of Tibet

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

2 May 2019

'Do What You Think About': Fashionable Responses to the End of Tibet

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

9 Jul 2019

21st IAHR World Congress 2015

Cameron David Warner (Organizer)

24 Aug 2015

AAA (American Anthropological Association)

Cameron David Warner (Participant)

18 Nov 2016

AAL Institute Spring Research Seminar

Cameron David Warner (Organizer)

1 Dec 20106 May 2011

Aarhus University (External organisation)

Cameron David Warner (Member)

1 Aug 2009 → …

Becoming Buddhist: Migration, Mobility, and Emerging Forms of Buddhism in Nepal

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

1 Sep 2017

Buddhism and Modernity

Cameron David Warner (Participant)

31 Oct 20132 Nov 2013

Buddhist Material Culture

Cameron David Warner (Organizer)

21 Aug 201121 Sep 2011

Constraint Thinking: How Material (and other) Hindrances Can Lead to Successful Design

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

13 Aug 2019

Cultural Anthropology (Journal)

Cameron David Warner (Editor)

1 Jun 201514 Oct 2015

Doing Fieldwork and Doing Experiments in the Wild: From Participant Observation and Experimental Studies to Social Behavior

Cameron David Warner (Other)

11 May 2011

Ethnicity and Religion

Cameron David Warner (Organizer)

1 Apr 201327 Sep 2013

Harvard Buddhist Studies Forum

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

7 Dec 2015

Hope and Sorrow: Tibetan Music, Politics and Globalization

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

9 Oct 2009

Indian and Tibetan Visual Culture

Cameron David Warner (Organizer)

3 May 2011

Inevitable Ends

Cameron David Warner (Organizer), Ton Otto (Organizer) & Ulrik Høj Johnsen (Organizer)

2 May 20194 May 2019

Inevitable Ends: An Anthropology of Impermanence

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

17 Aug 2017

Journal of Buddhist Ethics (Journal)

Cameron David Warner (Editor)

12 Oct 2012 → …

Lessons from a Sand Mandala

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

13 Feb 2019

Matchpoints 2013

Cameron David Warner (Speaker)

25 May 2013

Matchpoints 2014

Cameron David Warner (Participant)

24 May 2014

Matchpoints 2014

Cameron David Warner (Organizer)

24 May 2014

Megaseminar 2019: Time to Choose

Cameron David Warner (Organizer), Katrine Mandrup Bach (Organizer), Emilie Lund Mortensen (Organizer), Flora Botelho (Organizer), Anna Maria Frost-Jensen (Organizer), Sandra Lori Petersen (Organizer), Henrik Hvenegaard Mikkelsen (Organizer), Henrik Erdman Vigh (Organizer) & Ayo Wahlberg (Organizer)

12 Aug 201914 Aug 2019

Nepal on the Move

Cameron David Warner (Participant)

22 Feb 20143 Mar 2014

Nepal on the Move

Cameron David Warner (Participant)

8 Feb 201210 Feb 2012

Nepal on the Move Workshop

Cameron David Warner (Participant)

23 Jun 201328 Jun 2013

Numen (Journal)

Cameron David Warner (Editor)

1 Oct 20111 Dec 2013

Paperless Residents and the 2015 Nepal Earthquake

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

15 Sep 2017

Purifying the Realm: Buddhist Posters and Votive Cards from Tibet

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

3 May 2011

Researching Religion: Methodological Debates in Anthropology and the Study of Religion

Cameron David Warner (Organizer)

1 Dec 201020 Oct 2011

The 15th Seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies

Cameron David Warner (Participant) & Harmandeep Kaur Gill (Organizer)

9 Jul 2019

The Anthropology and Philosophy of Moral Experience

Cameron David Warner (Participant)

20 Sep 2013

The Precious Lord: The History and Practice of the Jowo Śākyamuni of Lhasa, Tibet

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

26 Apr 2016

The Precious Relics Inaugural Workshop

Cameron David Warner (Organizer), Ulrik Høj Johnsen (Organizer) & Ton Otto (Organizer)

12 May 201614 May 2016

The Precious Relics of Tibet: Social values and the preservation of religious artifacts in Lhasa and Copenhagen

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

2 Feb 2017

Tibetan Buddhist Material Culture: Philosophical Perspectives

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

1 Oct 2009

Tibetan Theories of Materiality Apropos the Jowo Śākyamuni

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

3 Feb 2017

Universities Denmark (External organisation)

Cameron David Warner (Member)

1 Nov 2010 → …

Yale Himalayan Initiative

Cameron David Warner (Lecturer)

8 Dec 2015
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