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SYMPOSIUM> The Present and Future of the Spread of Buddhism to the West (Muller)

Dear Colleagues,

The 65th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association for Indian and Buddhist Studies, to be held on August 30-31 at Musashino University, will feature a symposium on August 29 that will provide perspectives on the global spread of Buddhism from four prominent overseas scholars:

1. Jessica Main, University of British Columbia

2. Gim Cheonhak, Dongguk University

3. Zhang Wenliang, Renmin University

4. Frederic Girard, École française d'Extrême-Orient

The session will be chaired by Kenneth Tanaka of Musashino University

CFP> The Review of Korean Studies (Ko)

The Review of Korean Studies (RKS) is an academic journal published biannually in English by The Academy of Korean Studies. Since its first publication in 1998, the RKS has strived to stimulate dialogue and promote the exchange of ideas, theories, and perspectives among Koreanists in both Asia and the West. The journal is listed in the Korean Citation Index, and it aims to be listed in international journal indexes such as Scopus and A&HCI in near future.

Interviewers for New Books in Buddhist Studies (Poe)

New Books in Buddhist Studies (http://newbooksinbuddhiststudies.com) is currently seeking hosts interested in conducting interviews with authors of new books on buddhism. Hosting the channel is a good way to bring the work of scholars of buddhism to the attention of large audiences. Interested parties should write Marshall Poe at marshallpoe@gmail.com.

Himalayan/ Tibetan Animal Studies Panel @ 3rd Minding Animals Conference, Jan '15, Delhi.

The third Minding Animals Conference in New Delhi is on the 13th-20th January 2015. http://mindinganimalsconf3.in/
This is a major international conference for animal studies and the majority of the world’s pre-eminent scholars in human/ animal studies (or anthrozoology, animal studies) will be attending.