Original Thoughts: A Conference in Honor of Jacqueline I. Stone – Abstracts

Click here to return to the Original Thoughts conference page.   Session 1: Positioning Japanese Buddhism Jolyon Thomas (University of Pennsylvania): Buddhism and the Politics of Public Education in Postwar Japan This chapter uses contemporary Japanese Buddhist debates about public education policy and pedagogy to show how secularist legal arrangements place tax-exempt Continue reading

China Through Saskatchewan Eyes: Evelyn Potter’s 1971 Journey Gallery

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Lecture Report: The Life-world of Chinese Buddhism: Temple-Town Relationship and Everyday Life in the Area South of the Yangtze River

“The Life-World of Chinese Buddhism, Temple-Town Relationship and Everyday Life in Jiangnan” A Talk By Professor Tang Zhongmao By Jing Le On November 21, Professor Tang Zhongmao, professor at the School of Social Development at East China Normal University and researcher for the National Institute for Inheritance and Innovation of Continue reading

Lecture Report: Reimagining East Asian Buddhism: Wuyue Foundations of Song Dynasty Buddhism and Beyond

Lecture Report: Reimagining East Asian Buddhism: Wuyue Foundations of Song Dynasty Buddhism and Beyond

“Reimagining East Asian Buddhism: Wuyue Foundations of Song Dynasty Buddhism and Beyond,” a Talk by Professor Albert Welter by Jisi Fu and Jing Le On September 20th 2018, Professor Albert Welter from University of Arizona delivered a talk on “Reimagining East Asian Buddhism: Wuyue Foundations of Song Dynasty Buddhism and Beyond” to students and Continue reading

Original Thoughts: A Conference in Honor of Jacqueline I. Stone – Participants

Click here to return to the Original Thoughts conference page.   Leora Batnitzky (Princeton University) Timothy Benedict (Kwansei Gakuin University) William M. Bodiford (University of California, Los Angeles) Thomas D. Conlan (Princeton University) James Dobbins (Oberlin College) Lucia Dolce (SOAS University of London) James Ford (Wake Forest University) Jonathan Gold (Princeton University) Continue reading

Original Thoughts: A Conference in Honor of Jacqueline I. Stone – Schedule

Click here to return to the Original Thoughts conference page. Click here to download the conference program PDF.   Friday, May 17, 2019 Betts Auditorium ( MAP ) School of Architecture Welcome: 4:30-4:35 PM Leora Batnitzky, Princeton University, Department of Religion Chair Introduction of Keynote Speaker: 4:35-4:45 PM Jonathan Gold, Princeton University Keynote Address: 4:45-6:00 PM Jan Nattier, Professor Continue reading