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CFP> Panel "Tibetan Buddhism in Translation," 15th IATS Seminar, Paris, France, July 7 to 13 2019

Dear Colleagues, 


We would like to invite interested scholars to submit paper proposals for our cross-disciplinary panel, "Tibetan Buddhism in Translation," to be held at the 15th IATS Seminar, Paris, 7-13 July 2019. 


NEW BOOK> Donald Lopez, "Gendun Chopel: Tibet's Modern Visionary" & book series launch "Lives of the Masters"

I am very pleased to announce the launch of a new book series, "Lives of the Masters" edited by Kurtis Schaeffer, and its first volume, Gendun Chopel: Tibet’s Modern Visionary by Donald Lopez.

NEW BOOK> Launch of _Buddhist Visual Cultures, Rhetoric, and Narrative in Late Burmese Wall Paintings_

The new book, Buddhist Visual Cultures, Rhetoric, and Narrative in Late Burmese Wall Paintings (Hong Kong University Press, 2018), by Dr. Alexandra Green, Henry Ginsburg Curator for Southeast Asia at the British Museum, will be launched 9 May, 17:00-20:00, at the Centre of South East Asian Studies, SOAS, University of London. 

JOURNAL> Launch of Journal of Yoga Studies (JoYS)

(with apologies for any cross-posting)

Dear H-Buddhism List Members,

I am delighted to announce the official launch of the Journal of Yoga Studies or JoYS.

I and the other founding members (Jason Birch, Matthew Clark, Jacqueline Hargreaves and Suzanne Newcombe) have been working very hard over the last 18 months or so in order to bring this publication to fruition.

CONFERENCE> Call for Proposals, International Association for Tibetan Studies, Deadline June 1

Dear friends,

June 1 is just a month away and our website for submissions to IATS2019 https://iats2019.sciencesconf.org/ will then be closing! If you are planning to attend, please do get your proposals ready and submit them very soon.