Upcoming Event 11/15: “Crafting Theravada Buddhism: Touch and Material in the lives of Thai Buddhists”

On Friday, November 15, Anthony Lovenheim Irwin of the University of Michigan will give a lecture entitled “Crafting Theravada Buddhism: Touch and Material in the lives of Thai Buddhists” as part of the Center for Southeast Asian Studies Lecture Series. It will begin at 12:00 pm in Weiser Hall, Room 110. More information can be found on the event listing.

Upcoming Event 10/1: “A Whiff of Nirvana: On Why Chinese Buddhists Were Not Vegans”

On Tuesday, October 1, Miranda Brown, Professor of Chinese Studies in the University of Michigan’s Department of Asian Languages and Cultures, will give a lecture entitled “A Whiff of Nirvana: On Why Chinese Buddhists Were Not Vegans” as part of the Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies Noon Lecture Series. It will begin at 12:00 pm in Weiser Hall, Room 110. More information can be found on the event listing.

Upcoming Event 4/5: “The Thousand Year Old Stolen Burmese Buddha Who Traveled The World And The Saga Of Its Return”

On Friday, April 5, Catherine Raymond, Associate Professor of Art History at Northern Illinois University, will give a lecture entitled “The Thousand Year Old Stolen Burmese Buddha Who Traveled The World And The Saga Of Its Return” as part of the Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Lecture Series. It will begin at 11:30 am in Weiser Hall, Room 110. More information can be found on the event listing.

Upcoming Event 3/29: “Neither Mahāyāna Nor Theravāda: Ashin Jinarakkhita and the Indonesian Buddhayāna Movement”

On Friday, March 29, Jack Meng-Tat Chia, Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of California, Berkeley will give a lecture entitled “Neither Mahāyāna Nor Theravāda: Ashin Jinarakkhita and the Indonesian Buddhayāna Movement” as part of the Center for Southeast Asian Studies Friday Lecture Series. It will begin at 11:30 am in Weiser Hall, Room 110. More information can be found on the event listing.