UK Association for Buddhist Studies Conference 2010: Historiography, adaptation and contemporary practice

06.Jul.2010 - 07.Jul.2010 09.00 - 17.00
Michael Sadler Building, University of Leeds - Leeds


Dr James Benn (McMaster)

Prof. Steven Collins (Chicago)

Dr Joanna Cook (Cambridge)

Prof. Ann Heirman (Ghent)

Dr John Kieschnick (Bristol)

Prof. Duncan McCargo (Leeds)

Dr Catherine Newell (SOAS)

Dr Francesca Tarocco (Manchester)

Dr James Taylor (Adelaide)

The conference also features a film showing, ‘Last friend of the corpse’, by Dr Patrice Ladwig (Max Planck Institute), postgraduate presentations by Jane Caple (Leeds), Frederick Chen (Oxford), Lewis Doney (SOAS), Berthe Jansen (Oxford), and a surprise musical performance.

Registration (please register by end of June 2010): £45 (UKABS/WREAC £30; unwaged £20). Register before 31 May for a £5 discount. The fee includes lunch & dinner on 6 July and lunch on 7 July.

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