The Politics and Pathways of Return: Trans-regional perspectives on a Buddhist homeland University of British Columbia • June 28-29, 2019 All keynote presentations are public events. The workshop is closed door and there is limited space. [...]
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(Article by Harsha Menon originally posted to BuddhistDoor.net) In the University of Toronto’s ceremonious and elegant Convocation Hall, PhD candidate and academic coordinator Anthony Scott is offering a Land Acknowledgment. Speaking onstage, in the same spot where His Holiness the [...]
Lecture: A Tryst with Destiny? The Politics of Buddhist Heritage and the Making of Modern India with Dr. Douglas Ober (Nov. 20)
A public talk hosted by Dr. Douglas Ober, CISAR Research Associate. The event will take place on November 30 from 5:00 to 6:30 pm at Room 120, C.K. Choi Building, University of British Columbia.
Report: A Reflection on the “Bridging Divides in Buddhist Studies” Round Table at the XVIIIth Congress of the International Association of Buddhist Studies, August 21st 2017
(Original article by Crystal Beaudoin for the Canadian Journal of Buddhist Studies' News Blog) The International Association of Buddhist Studies 18th Congress began in earnest on Monday, August 21st 2017. After a day full of engaging panels, participants had the [...]
Join us for the new Annual Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Memorial Lecture on November 2, 2017 at 5 p.m., with Professor Vivek Kumar. Dr. Vivek Kumar is a Professor of Sociology & Professor Dr. Ambedkar Chair (I/C), Member Committee on Global Studies Programme [...]