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CONFERENCE> Silk Road Forum, April 2, 2017, Princeton University

Silk Road Forum
April 2, 2017, Sunday, 1:30-5:00 pm
Princeton University, McCormick Hall, Room 101

Two lectures with responses and public discussion

Lecture 1: The Silk Roads: Leading Us Astray?
Susan Whitfield, IDP, The British Library
Response by Xin YU, Fudan University

Lecture 2: The Ancient Silk Road in Light of New Discoveries in Gansu
Doucheng DU, Lanzhou University
Response by Annette Juliano, Rutgers University

Moderated by:
Huaiyu CHEN, Arizona State University
Stephen F. Teiser, Princeton University

SUMMER PROGRAM> Ganhwa Seon Retreat

Ganhwa Seon Retreat


Pilgrimage to Traditional Seon Monasteries

Ganhwa Seon Retreat and Pilgrimage to Traditional Seon Monasteries will be held by the International Seon Center and the Institute for the Study of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism at Dongguk University from 29th of June to 5th of July, 2017. We ask for your vigorous participation. Please fill out the sheet and return it to.

I. Ganhwa Seon Retreat

RESOURCE> Silence (沈黙): A bibliography of reviews

Dear Colleagues, 

a bibliography of academic reviews of the movie "Silence" (persecution of Christianity in Edo Japan) is being built up under the following link:


So far, the bibliography contains one review in French, two in German, and only one (my own) in English.