Event Date: Friday, August 19th 2016, 1:00pm
UPDATE: Please note updated program and time.
In honor of the 50th Anniversary of Institute of Buddhist Studies incorporating as a seminary and graduate school, the 2016 Numata Lecture will be held on Friday, August 19, 2016.
This year’s Numata Lecture will be:
“Shin Buddhism and Global Modernity: Settlement Work, Social Work, and Other Brand New Ideas in the Early Twentieth Century”
Dr. Jessica L. Main
Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Professor
Buddhism and Contemporary Society Institute of Asian Research and Department of Asian Studies
University of British Columbia (Canada)...