Archives: AAR

American Academy of Religion Meeting in Denver

October 26, 2018

The American Academy of Religion, North America’s largest professional organization dedicated to the academic study […]

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American Academy of Religion Western Region

March 23, 2018

​The overall theme for the 2018 Conference is Religion and Kindness. We are using this […]

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IASBS events at this year’s AAR

September 16, 2013

The International Association of Shin Buddhist Studies (IASBS), the largest international organization dedicated to the scholarly study of Pure Land Buddhism, has recently become a related scholarly organization of the AAR. This means that the IASBS will be able to host meetings in conjunction with the AAR’s annual meeting, thus allowing for greater exposure of Shin and Pure Land Buddhist studies to a North American audience.

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IASBS Now Affiliated RSO with AAR

June 26, 2012

The North American District of the International Association of Shin Buddhist Studies is happy to announce that we have been accepted by the American Academy of Religion (AAR) as a Related Scholarly Organization (RSO).

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Buddhist Studies at the AAR

November 16, 2011

Every autumn, the AAR hosts a national conference bringing together scholars, students, and practitioners of a wide diversity of religious traditions. And this year’s conference is in San Francisco. So you can be sure that faculty and staff from the Institute of Buddhist Studies will be in attendance!

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