This talk aims to explore what kinds of factors in Tibetan Buddhist tradition justify and legitimate the decision to preserve the body of a holy person. Open for all.
Open lecture by Dr. Cornelia Mallebrein, about the Lanjia Sora Adivasi from Odisha and their recent conversion to Christianity. This is part one of two lectures on the subject.
Open seminar Dr. Cornelia Mallebrein about the Lanjia Sora Adivasi from Odisha and their recent conversion to Christianity. This is part two of two lectures on the subject.
Open guest lecture by Xue Xinran. Xinran is a British-Chinese journalist, author, speaker, and advocate for women's issues.
What would we look for if our hometown were swept away? Memory in material form? Guest lecture by curator Fuyubi Nakamura about the aftermath of the tsunami in 2011. Open for all.
What is a human body? Biology, obviously, but also a contested site of subjectivities, identities and theories. The ways bodies are experienced, lived, conceptualized, interpreted and theorized are products of their cultural contexts as well of historically specific conditions and claims.