This lecture is presented by the department of Humanities in partnership with TLKY Perspectives in Buddhist Thought & Culture.
Two prominent Chinese scholars discuss their research on Buddhist remains from the Liao dynasty (907-1125 CE).
Dr. Youn-mi Kim (Yale University): Virtual Rituals in Sealed Crypts? Eleventh Century Liao Pagodas
Prof. Qingquan Li (Guangzhou Art Academy): Buddhism and the Liao Dynasty Tombs at Xuanhua
Discussant: Prof. Jennifer Purtle (University of Toronto)
Light refreshments will be served before the event.
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Everyone is welcome to attend and admission is FREE.