Mongolian Buddhism

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Buddhist Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies | September 28 – 30, 2017 every day | 180 Doe Library

 Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), UC Berkeley Mongolia Initiative, Center for Buddhist Studies

This conference explores the philosophies, texts, arts, and practices of Mongolian Buddhism. A keynote session will be held Thursday afternoon, September 28, followed by full day sessions on September 29 and 30.

Among the scheduled speakers are:

Agata BAREJA-STARZYNSKA, University of Warsaw
Brian BAUMANN, UC Berkeley
Isabelle CHARLEUX, National Centre for Scientific Research
Jacob DALTON, UC Berkeley
Johan ELVERSKOG, Southern Methodist University
Caroline HUMPHREY, King’s College, Cambridge
Matthew KING, UC Riverside
Erdenebaatar OCHIR, UC Santa Barbara
Weirong SHEN, Renmin University of China
Uranchimeg TSULTEM, UC Berkeley
Vesna WALLACE, UC Santa Barbara

 ieas@berkeley.edu, 510-642-2809

White Tara, © Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. Courtesy of the Government of Mongolia.