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JOBS> H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Buddhism: 26 March - 2 April

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
26 March 2018 to 2 April 2018. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Buddhism. See the H-Net Job Guide website at
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SYMPOSIUM> Translating Buddhist Texts: The Making of an English Buddhist Canon; May 3, 2018, Berkeley

BDK America invites you to join our symposium celebrating the 40th year of the BDK Taisho Canon translation project


TRANSLATING BUDDHIST TEXTS: The Making of an English Buddhist Canon

NEW BOOK> Rita Gross' Buddhism Beyond Gender: Liberation from Attachment to Identity

I am pleased to share the release of Rita M. Gross's Buddhism Beyond Gender: Liberation from Attachment to Identity.

Introduced by Judith Simmer-Brown.

Rita completed the manuscript just before her untimely death in November, 2015.  

PAGES: 192
SIZE: 5.5 X 8.5
ISBN: 9781611802375

LECTURE> Annual Leslie S. Kawamura Memorial Lecture: “Paradigm of an Ideal Monastery Advocated by Daoxuan" by Dr. Dorothy Wong

The Numata Chair in Buddhist Studies at the University of Calgary is pleased to present the Annual Leslie S. Kawamura Memorial Lecture:

“Paradigm of an Ideal Monastery Advocated by Daoxuan: An Investigation into the Connection between Ximingsi in Chang’an and Daianji in Nara”