The Divinity School is pleased to offer a series of six lectures on various topics in Theravada Buddhism during the 2019-2020 academic year.
All lectures will take place in Swift Hall’s Common Room (1st) floor at 4:30pm.
Tuesday, October 22
Justin McDaniel, Professor of Religious Studies, The University of Pennsylvania
Monday, November 4
Alicia Turner, Associate Professor of Humanities and Religious Studies, York University
Monday, January 14
Thomas Borchert, Professor and Interim Chair, Director of Asian Studies Program, The University of Vermont
Monday, February 17
Kate Crosby, Professor of Buddhist Studies, King’s College, London
Monday, April 13
Pyi Phyo Kyaw, Research Associate in Abhidhamma Meditation, King’s College, London
Monday, May 11
Aleix Ruiz Falques, Pali Lecturer, Shan State Buddhist University, Myanmar
This series of six lectures on Theravada Buddhism is supported through a generous gift by Mr. Jun Zhou.
Need an accommodation to attend a Divinity School event? Please contact Suzanne Riggle in advance at 773-702-8219.