2018 Inaugural Theravada Studies Conference

March 22-25, 2018
Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC

More information here.

2018 Association for Asian Studies Annual Conference

March 22-25, 2018
Washington, DC

More information here.

2017 Association for Asian Studies Annual Conference

March 16-19, 2017
Sheraton Centre, Toronto

More information here.

2016 Theravada Civilizations Dissertation and Post-Doctoral Workshop

March 30, 2016
Seattle Sheraton

This workshop brought together doctoral students and/or post-doctoral academics in the humanities and social sciences who were (1) developing dissertation proposals or were in early phases of research, dissertation writing, or revising dissertations for publication; and who were (2) engaging some aspects of Theravada classical and/or vernacular literature and/or researching aspects of Theravada history and cultural practice among South or Southeast Asian communities. The workshop was limited to 6 doctoral students and/or post-doctoral academics, from a broad array of disciplines and working on a wide variety of materials in a variety of time periods on themes related to Theravada traditions and communities in Southeast Asia.There were four faculty mentors present.

2016 Buddhist Studies Workshop

Fall 2016

Searching for the Historical Roots of the March 11th 2011 Disaster in Japan

April 24-25, 2014
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ

For more information on the 3-11 Conference, please contact Aaron Moore at

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