Events

The Glorisun Global Network for Buddhist Studies has had a profusion of activities since its inauguration. As of December 2018, there have been a total of eight conferences, one seminar, two lecture series, five workshops, one forum, and thirty-four lectures. The attendees come from all over Europe, North America, and Asia, from various professional and academic affiliations, and from all levels of scholarly status. Judging from the quantity and quality and of the participants it is evident that the expertise presented at each event contributes to outstanding research in Buddhist Studies.
February 27, 2020

[CANCELLED] Guest Lecture: Theravāda Meditation within Contemporary Chinese Buddhism. The case of Sichuan Shifosi 石佛寺

Ester Bianchi (Perugia University). Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 5:30 pm–7 pm. UBC, C. K. Choi Building, Room 120.
February 27, 2020

Guest Lecture: Buddhist Apocalyptic Saviors and Imperial Authority during the Reign of Empress Wu Zetian (690-705CE)

April D. Hughes (Boston University). Thursday, February 27, 2020, 4:30 pm–6:00 pm. Yale University, 451 College Street, Room B04.
February 20, 2020

Guest Lecture: From Agnostic to Atheist to Secular Buddhist: A Personal Journey

Stephen Batchelor (Bodhi College). Thursday, February 20, 2020, 1:30 pm–3:00 pm. Yale University, Linsley-Chittenden Hall, Room 102, 63 High Street, New Haven, CT 06511.

Please see past events in our Conference Series here.

Past events in our Lecture Series can be found here.