The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 25 June 2018 to 2 July 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 http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information. To contact the Job Guide, write to email@example.com, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.
Setting Out on the Great Way: Essays on Early Mahāyāna Buddhism
Edited by Paul Harrison
ISBN-13 (Hardback) 9781781790960
Price (Hardback) £75.00 / $100.00
I've uploaded the list of new DDB and CJKV-E entries for June 2018. We have 123 new entries for the DDB (Total: 70,935) and 247 for the CJKV-E (Total: 57,975).
This month's report file is at: http://www.buddhism-dict.net/ddb/monthlies/ddbcjkveMonthly2018-06.html
We are delighted to be able to tell you that the Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (#ADHO) has selected the University of Tokyo as host for DH2021 (@DH2021_Tokyo)!! We hope that all Buddhist Studies scholars who are running digital projects will put this date on your distant calendar.
I am pleased to announce the release of several new books and a series.
Zen Master Yunmen: His Life and Essential Sayings.
Translated and edited by Urs App.
Along with such figures as Mazu, Linji, and Zhaozhou, Master Yunmen is one of the most important figures of Chan Buddhism’s classical period. A pioneer of the spontaneous and elliptical teaching style that later evolved into formal koan practice, Yunmen exerted tremendous influence on the development of Chan, Sŏn, and Zen Buddhisms.
This August, Prof. Richard Gombrich will run another Pali Advanced Reading course at Oxford University.
The dates for this course are as follows: arrive Tuesday evening, 14th August, depart Thursday morning 23rd August. There will be no class on Sunday 19th August.
This course will mainly consist of reading texts together in class.
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On behalf of the Research Center for Cultural Heritage and Texts (CHT) at Nagoya University Graduate School of Letters, I am pleased to announce the symposium, “New Perspectives on Medieval Zen Buddhism: The Fields Opened by the Chūsei zenseki sōkan” to be hald at Nagoya University this coming July.
Symposium “New Perspectives on Medieval Zen Buddhism: The Fields Opened by the Chūsei zenseki sōkan”
Date: July 7, 2018, 10:00-17:50
Call for Papers
The Independent Journal of Burmese Scholarship announces a Workshop/Conference on the Theme:
Religious and Cultural Inclusion and Exclusion in Myanmar History
In view of the traumatic political events of the past year, we anticipate that a substantial number of papers will examine Islam and the Rohingya issue. We emphasize, however, that we welcome papers that examine other ethnic and religious groups that fall within this theme.