Past Events 2004-2005

“Language from the Land of Snows: A Beginner’s View of Tibetan”

Sept. 15 Asian Studies Colloquium – Wendell Garnett ’05

“Buddhism and Homosexuality”

Oct. 27 Asian Studies Colloquium – Vera Marinova ’06

“Stranger in a Strange Land: Hunting an Indian Goddess in Japan”

Nov. 17 Asian Studies Colloquium — Jarrod Brown ’04

“Living, Studying, and Traveling in the Lands of Temples and Techno-Toys: Adventures in China and Japan”

Dec.1 Asian Studies Colloquium –Dr. Robert Foster and Prof. Rebecca Bates

“If What the Buddha Taught Was True, How Can I Remember My Own Name?”

Dec. 10 Dr. Trina Jones (Transylvania University)

“Christianity in Thailand”

Feb. 9 Asian Studies Colloquium – Jaime Breckenridge ’04,

“Women and Power in Korean Christianity”

March 2 Asian Studies Colloquium — Shane Gregory ’05

“Studying in Thailand”

April 6 Asian Studies Colloquium —
Prof. Lisa Kriner, Chris Ellis ’05, Reuben Smith ’06, and Mai Yang ’06

Field trip to The Asia Institute (Louisville, Kentucky) and Ten Thousand Buddhas Summit Monastery (Corydon, Indiana)

April 16-17

“Buddhist Women in Contemporary Taiwan”

April 20 — Dr. Chun-fang Yu (Columbia University)