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Uyghur Histories – By James A. Millward

Uyghur Histories – By James A. Millward

James A. Millward April 23, 2016 0

James Millward on Rian Thum’s The Sacred Routes of Uyghur History Though Western media and . . .

Holy Ghosts – By Christopher Mayo

Holy Ghosts – By Christopher Mayo

Christopher Mayo February 1, 2016 0

Christopher Mayo on Rebecca Suter’s Holy Ghosts Francis Xavier kicked off a “Christian century” when . . .

Killable Monks and Socialist Sovereignty – By Matthew W. King

Killable Monks and Socialist Sovereignty – By Matthew W. King

Matthew W. King February 1, 2016 0

Matthew W. King on Christopher Kaplonski’s The Lama Question In December 1911, Khalkha Mongol Buddhist . . .

Telling the Story of Women in Japanese Religions – By Jessica Starling

Telling the Story of Women in Japanese Religions – By Jessica Starling

Jessica Starling December 29, 2015 0

Jessica Starling on Ambros’s Women in Japanese Religions This spring I was invited to give . . .

Why Can’t We Be Friends? Karen Armstrong on Religious Violence – By Sarah Rollens

Why Can’t We Be Friends? Karen Armstrong on Religious Violence – By Sarah Rollens

Sarah Rollens November 9, 2015 0

Sarah Rollens on Karen Armstrong’s Fields of Blood Recipe for a popular book on religion: . . .

Architecture, Ascetics, and Agency – By Katherine Kasdorf

Architecture, Ascetics, and Agency – By Katherine Kasdorf

Katherine Kasdorf October 27, 2015 0

Katherine Kasdorf on Tamara Sears’s Worldly Gurus and Spiritual Kings In a village in central . . .

Escaping Colonialism, Rescuing Religion – By Alexandra Kaloyanides

Escaping Colonialism, Rescuing Religion – By Alexandra Kaloyanides

Alexandra Kaloyanides June 23, 2015 1

Alexandra Kaloyanides on Alicia Turner’s Saving Buddhism Last spring, I taught a seminar on Buddhism . . .