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CONFERENCE CFP> Zen Buddhism: Roots and Branches

The Asian Studies program and the Center for Body, Mind, and Culture of Florida Atlantic University (FAU) invite paper proposals for a conference on Zen Buddhism: Roots and Branches that will be held November 2–3, 2018 at FAU’s Boca Raton campus. The conference’s call for papers is as follows:


Zen Buddhism: Roots and Branches

Francisca Cho
Lina Verchery

Verchery on Cho, 'Seeing Like the Buddha: Enlightenment through Film'

Francisca Cho. Seeing Like the Buddha: Enlightenment through Film. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2017. xi + 177 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-6439-8; $20.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4384-6438-1.

Reviewed by Lina Verchery (Harvard University) Published on H-Buddhism (May, 2018) Commissioned by Rafal Stepien (University of Oxford)

Conference announcement: Buddhism and Law: Between Text and Context

Announcing the Second International Conference on Buddhism and Law hosted by the journal, Buddhism, Law & Society. The conference will be held at the Baldy Center for Law and Social Policy at the Buffalo Law School SUNY, New York. The proposed dates are Friday–Sunday, September 27–29, 2019.