H-Buddhism serves as a medium for the exchange of information regarding academic resources, new research projects, scholarly publications, university job listings, and so forth, for specialists in Buddhist Studies who are currently affiliated with academic institutions.
I would like to announce a recent publication that may be of interest to some of you:
Patrick McAllister, “Ratnakīrti’s Proof of Exclusion”, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna 2020.
From the cover:
Ah, yes, thank you for reminding me about Bizot's chapter in that classic volume. Good to add to the list of references!
It is my pleasure to announce an upcoming confernce jointed hosted by the Institute of Buddhist Studies and the Center for Japanese Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, and generously supported by BDK America:
Foundations for Buddhist Chaplaincy: Dialogues and Developments in Japan and North America connecting Teachings and Effective Service
March 13 – 15, 2020
Jodo Shinshu Center (IBS)
2140 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704
Rare Book School is very proud to offer H-140: The History & Culture of the Tibetan Book, taught by Benjamin J. Nourse (of the University of Denver) from 14–19 June in Charlottesville, VA! Dr. Nourse will be joined by guest lecturer Geshe Ngawang Sonam. Geshe Sonam was selected in 2008 through an examination conducted by the Office of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to become one of the translators for His Holiness the Dalai Lama.