Lecture Series

October 3, 2019

Guest Lecture: The influence of Buddhism on Chinese language

Peng Lu (Wuhan University). 2:30 pm–4 pm, Thursday, October 3, 2019. UBC Asian Centre, Room 604.
September 21, 2019

Tianzhu Book Prize Lecture: The Meanings of Meditation in Early Zen Buddhism

Sam Van Schaik (British Library). 7 pm. Saturday, September 21, 2019. UBC St. John’s College.
September 12, 2019

UBC Tianzhu-Hurvitz Lecture Series: A Place for Doubt: The Theory and Practice of “Questioning Meditation” (Kanhwa Sŏn 看話禪 ) in Korean Zen Buddhism

Robert E. Buswell Jr. (UC Los Angeles). 5 pm. Thursday, September 12, 2019. UBC, Ponderosa Commons Ballroom.
August 21, 2019

Guest Lecture: “Found Footage, Found Sound, Found Objects and Exhibition Space: Strategies in Cinematic Practice”

Wenhua Shi (University of Massachusetts Boston). 1 pm–3 pm, Wednesday, Aug 21, 2019. Harvard University, Sackler Building 427.