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.   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 of Buddhist Studies, Indiana University (retired) Reception: 6:00-7:00 Continue reading

International Conference on “Esoteric Buddhism and East Asian Society” — Abstracts

Click here to return to main conference page. Cynthea Bogel (University of Kyushu 日本九州大學; cjbogel@gmail.com): The Reception of Early Esoteric Mandala in Japan Chen Jinhua 陳金華 (University of British Columbia 加拿大英屬哥倫比亞大學; jinhua.chen@ubc.ca): Yixing as the synthesizer of Chan, Tiantai and Esoteric Buddhism Deng Qiyao 鄧啓耀 (Sun Yat-sen University 中山大學; dqy588@126.com): Continue reading

Buddhism & Technology: Historical Background and Contemporary Challenges – Abstracts

Click here to return to the main conference page. Marcus Bingenheimer (Temple University) Abstract forthcoming Justin Brody (Goucher College) Abstract forthcoming Douglas Samuel Duckworth (Temple University) Charles Goodman (Binghamton University) Abstract forthcoming Gregory Greive (University of North Carolina) Paul Hackett (Independent scholar) Natasha Heller (Virginia) Abstract forthcoming Peter Hershock (East Continue reading