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
Click here to return to main conference page. March 15, 2016 — Book Art Installation by Naomi Kasumi, “MEM: memory ∙ memorial no. 7 scriptorium” Asian Centre, 4:30 PM 1871 West Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2 Join us for the opening reception on March 15 at the Asian Centre. Continue reading
Click here to return to main conference page. February 5, 2016 — Japanese Rare Books Workshop Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Lillooet and Dodson Rooms, 10:00 AM 1961 East Mall, Vancouver Led by Sasaki Takahiro, this workshop is aimed at graduate students, curators, librarians, and faculty. For more information, please see Japanese Continue reading
Click here to return to the main page for the Intensive Program at Mount Wutai. Last name 姓 First name 名 Gender 性別 From 來自 Affiliation 所屬 1. CHAI 柴 Jianhua 建華 M China Renmin University of China 中國人民大學 2. CHEN 陳 Waner 婉兒 F China Nanjing Continue reading
Click here to return to the main page for the Intensive Program at Mount Wutai. CHEN Jinhua 陳金華 (University of British Columbia 加拿大英屬哥倫比亞大學): Buddhist Epigraphy 佛教金石學 Jinhua Chen is Professor of East Asian intellectual history (particularly religions) at the University of British Columbia, where he also served as the Canada Research Continue reading
“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
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“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
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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
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