Summer Program: Reading Chinese Buddhist Texts (Jul 31-Aug 25, 2017)

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Summer Program
July 31, 2017 to August 25, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Chinese History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Linguistics, Languages

The Dharma Drum Institute of Liberal Arts' Buddhist Studies Department and Language and Translation Center will be holding a month-long intensive summer course in reading Chinese Buddhist texts from July 31 to August 25, 2017.

This program is open to all students interested in improving their proficiency with reading Classical Chinese Buddhist texts. This year prof. Stefania Travagnin will give a course on the Dazhidulun (大智度論). Students will also be reading Qisong's (契嵩) Confucian defense of Buddhism in his Xinjinwenji (鐔津文集) with prof. Teng Weijen.

Please refer to the announcement on our website for information about the classes, teachers, schedule, and application process. As the coordinator and student contact for this year's event, please feel free to contact me via email for any questions you may have about this year's program at

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​Luke Gibson

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