Institute of Asian Research (IAR)

Talk by Prof. Mark Unno (University of Oregon): Madness and Buddhist Compassion

UPDATE: The Canadian Journal of Buddhist Studies featured Prof. Unno's talk in their blog! Click here to visit their site! On March 21, 2016, the Buddhism and Contemporary Society at the University of British Columbia welcomed Dr. Mark Unno from [...]

Talk by Prof. Mark Unno (University of Oregon): Madness and Buddhist Compassion 2016-05-19T12:10:16+00:00

Talk by Columbia University’s Michael Como — April 5

Please join us for a talk by Professor Michael Como (Columbia University), presented by the UBC Buddhist Studies Forum and the UBC Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies. Angry Spirits and Urban Soundscapes in Ancient Japan When: Tuesday, April 5 | 4 [...]

Talk by Columbia University’s Michael Como — April 5 2016-04-04T14:50:58+00:00

Symposium: Contemporary Buddhist Philosophy

Join us for an upcoming symposium on Buddhism and Contemporary Philosophy hosted by Evan Thompson and Jessica Main. We are pleased to welcome Bronwyn Finnigan, Tom Tillemans, and Koji Tanaka through the support of UBC's Department of Philosophy and The Robert [...]

Symposium: Contemporary Buddhist Philosophy 2015-08-25T15:55:45+00:00