2019 Graduate Student Symposium: The Science and Technology of Buddhism
The 2019 Graduate Student Symposium theme will be The Science and Technology of Buddhism.
More information will be available closer to the event date. Please see the call for papers if you are a current graduate student looking to submit an abstract.
Dr. Courtney Bruntz, Assistant Professor of Asian Religions at Doane University, will serve as keynote speaker. Dr. Bruntz’s work focuses on tourism and economics in mainland China, including the use of new media technology and robotics by Buddhist monastics. She is co-editor of the forthcoming book from University of Hawaii Press, Buddhist Tourism in Asia.
Graduate students at any stage of their program are encouraged to submit paper proposals. Please send abstracts of no more than 250 words to Thomas Calobrisi (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please include your academic affiliation with your submission. The deadline for submission is June 15, 2019. Applicants will be notified about their submission by July 15, 2019.