Phurwa Gurung
PhD Student of Geography • MA University of Colorado, 2020 • Areas of interest: Political Ecology, Development, More-than-Human Geographies, Multi-Species Ethnography, Indigenous Methodologies, Caterpillar Fungus, Biodiversity Conservation, Climate Change, Road and Infrastructure Studies, Nepal and the Himalaya

Thesis title: "Mountains are Commons, Grasses are Divided": Indigenous Environmental Governance Between Conservation and Democracy


Faculty Advisor: Emily Yeh