Book Talk: The “Animal Question” in Medieval Chinese Religions

Speaker: Huaiyu Chen, Professor of Religious Studies, Arizona State University

Date and time: September 7, 2023, 5 p.m. PDT

Location: 308 A Doe Library, University of California, Berkeley


A Book Talk with Dr. Huaiyu Chen, Professor of Religious Studies, Arizona State University, based on Dr. Chen’s recent 2023 publications: “In the Land of Tigers and Snakes: Living with Animals in Medieval Chinese Religions” and “Animals and Plants in Chinese Religions and Science”


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Sponsor(s): Department of History of ArtNumata Center for Buddhist StudiesBerkeley Center for the Study of ReligionDepartment of East Asian Languages & Cultures, Mary C. Stoddard Fund, Glorisun Global Network


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