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CONFERENCE> Berkeley, Sept 21-23, "From the Silk to the Book Road(s): Networks of Commerce, Artifacts, and Books Between Central and East Asia"

Conference Announcenemtn: "From the Silk to the Book Road(s): Networks of Commerce, Artifacts, and Books Between Central and East Asia," September 21-23, 2018; Berkeley, California, USA

Re: WORKSHOP> 4th Nanzan Graduate Student Seminar for the Study of Japanese Religion and Culture

I would just like to send a reminder that the deadline for applications to participate in the 2019 Nanzan Seminar is September 30th. Applications and information are available on our website. Please contact me directly with inquiries regarding the application or the seminar. 


Matthew McMullen
Research Fellow
Nanzan Institute for Religion and Culture

JOB> McGill University, Assistant or Associate Professor in the area of Chinese Buddhism

[Editor's Note: I am re-posting this listing from the Job Guide. The contact person is Prof. Garth Green garth.green@mcgill.ca Director, School of Religious Studies. See https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=57289 ]

POSITION> Asian Religions, Duke University (rank open)

The Department of Religious Studies at Duke University invites applications and nominations for tenure-track/tenured position at open rank in the study of  Asian religions. Candidates may research any aspect of the literary, cultural, social, political, or otherwise historical dimension of religions in Asia from the ancient era to the modern. Expertise with the languages of the candidate’s regional specialization is required. Additional facility with such languages as classical Chinese, Sanskrit, or Pali is desired.