Illustrated Legends of the Origins of Kumano Shrines (16th–17th century, Japan). Digital image: © The Metropolitan Museum of Art

 

Lectures, Workshops, and Other Events

 

  • "Agencies of Premodern Buddhist Women: China and Japan"
    • East-West Center online workshop on October 27, 2023 at 9:30 am–12 pm PDT
  • "The Five Protections: A Buddhist Approach to Healthcare," James Gentry
    • 84000 Project webinar on September 28, 2023 at 8 am PDT
      • Registration
  • " Tools for the Budding Lotsawa: A Hands-on Introduction to Resources for the Interpretation and Translation of Tibetan Buddhist Texts," James Gentry
    • Mangalam Research Center online lecture on September 29, 2023: 10:30 am–12:00 pm and 1:30 pm–3:00 pm PDT
      • Registration
  • "Disciplines of the Body," Peter Van der Veer
    • Sixth Webinar of Religions in Globalization on September 29, 2023 at 8 am EDT
      • Registration
  • "Hanamatsuri: A late-medieval rural festival and its Edo-period transformation," Mark Teeuwen
    • Austrian Academy of Sciences hybrid lecture on October 2, 2023 at 8 am PDT
      • Registration
  • "Buddhist Elemental Thought Across Time, Place, and Genre," Devin Zuckerman
    • Mangalam Research Center online lecture on October 3, 32023 at pm PDT
  • 2023 Numata Symposium: Buddhist Practice: Perspectives on and From the Oxford Handbook of Buddhist Practice"
    • Institute of Buddhist Studies hybrid symposium on October 6, 2023  at 10 am PDT
      • Registatration
  • "White Folk Need to Start Doing Their Own Work: Challenging White Supremacy in American Buddhism and American Buddhist Studies," Anne Gleig
  • "Buddhism in Theory and Practice: Exploring the Intersection of Scholarship and Practice in Buddhist Studies"
    • Leipzig University's Khyentse Center for Contemplative Traditions hybrid event on November 3, 2023, from 10:00am to 6:30 pm CET
      • Register by emailing sonam.spritz [at] uni-leipzig.de (sonam[dot]spritz[at]uni-leipzig[dot]de)
  • " The Saddharmaparikathā, a Rare Witness of the Classical Buddhist Homiletical Tradition," Péter-Dániel Szántó
  • "Teaching Women, Gender, and Sexuality with Buddhist Theories and Theorists," Jue Liang
    • Cornel University's Society for Buddhist Studies talk series "Critical Pedagogy in Buddhist Studies" on November 7, 2023 at 12 pm EDT
      • Registration
  • "Eroding Sexism: A Yogācāra Dialectics of Gender," Jingjing Li
    • Cornel University's Society for Buddhist Studies online lecture on November 13, 2023 at 4 pm EDT
      • Registration
  • "The Problem of Eating Together: Commensality in the Vinayas and Its Chinese Reception," Yi (Allan) Ding
  • "Light from the North - Tibetan Manuscripts from the Northern Sector Caves at Dunhuang and their Significance," Allan Ding
    • BuddhistRoad online lecture on December 6, 2023 at 12 pm CET
      • Registration
  • "Other World IV: Its Nature and Role in Buddhist Awakening
    • Buddhism in Contemporary Society Program at UBC online symposium on December 9, 2023 at 5 pm PST
      • Registration
  • "Religion and Culture on Buddhism in Ukraine," Serhii Trylis
    • Nanzan Institute online lecture on December 12, 2023 at 3:30 pm JST
      • Registration
  • "Connections with the Divine: Religious Life in Dunhuang," Neil Schmid
    • BuddhistRoad online lecture on December 13, 2023 at 2 pm CET
      • Registration
  • "Negation and Truth in Buddhist Philosophy"
    • JSPS KAKENHI Online International Workshop on December 22, 2023 at 5 am EST and January 19, 2024 at 3 am EST
  • "Life Cycles: Calendars, FEstivals and Death at Dunhuang," Neil Schmid
    • BuddhistRoad online lecture on January 10, 2024 at 2 pm CET
      • Registration
  • "Tibetan Adventures in Dating the Buddha’s Nirvana," Leonard Van Der Kuijp
  • "The Archaeology of Perso-Iranian Entanglements in the Tarim Basin, Central Asian Religions, and the Afro-Eurasian World,” Matthew Canepa
    • BuddhistRoad online lecture on January 17. 2024 at 5:30 pm CET
  • "Naturalizing Buddhism: Karma, Rebirth, and Children Who Remember Previous Lives," Karin Meyers
    • Mahidol University online lecture on January 17, 2024 at 4:30 am PST
  • "Land of the Jowos: Buddhist Temples in Mongolia as the Embodiment of Statehood," Sangseraima Ujeed
    • Khyentse Foundation Goodman Lecture Series online event on January 20 at 3:00 pm EST
  • "Japanese Religion and Philosophy and Their Translation"
    • Nanzan Institute for Religion and Culture online symposium on January 21, 2024 at  9:30 am JST
  • "Buddhism and Politics in 17th Century Mongolia," Agata Bareja-Starzyńska
    • Harvard University IAAS online lecture on February 7, 2023 at 10:15 am PST
  • "Reconfiguration and Revival: Newar Buddhist Traditions in the Katmandu Valley (and Beyond)," Todd Lewis
    • Harvard Buddhist Studies Forum online lecture on February 7, 2024, 5:00 pm EDT/EST
  • "A Buddhist Prespective on Karen Barad's Crtique of Methodological Reflexivity," Wendi Adamek
  • "Using Epigraphy to Reveal Gendered Relational Agencies at Baoshan,” Wendi Adamek
  • "Vibrations of Word, Text, and Ritual in Medieval Japan" 
    • Pre-modern Japanese Religions Workshop webinar from February 17-18, 2024, 9:00-11:30 AM JST
  • "What is a Pali Grammar? The Status of the Buddha’s Speech as a Grammatical Language According to Classical Pali Grammarians," Aleix Ruiz-Falqués