1. Amy Holmes-Tagchungdarpa Associate Professor, Religious Studies, Occidental College, Los Angeles When Rubbish Makes Merit: Recycling and Repurposing Sacred Waste as Zung In the Tibetan and Himalayan Buddhist world, sacred objects (ten) become sacred through processes of consecration and through their function and location. When statues, prayer flags, amulets, and other objects age to the … Continue reading BUDDHIST CONSUMPTION: EXCESS AND WASTE (ABSTRACTS)
November 2, 2018 This one-day workshop Tibetan Materialities and Cultural Economies is hosted by the Centre for Contemporary Buddhist Studies at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark. Deadline for submitting abstract is September 24 , 2018. Send your abstract and a brief biography to email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org; Miriam.Koktvedgaard.Zeitzen@natmus.dk This workshop seeks to engage with the resurgence of interest in … Continue reading CALL FOR PAPERS: Tibetan Materialities and Cultural Economies
Call for papers! We want to add one or two papers to our great workshop programme for TIBETAN LANDSCAPES, November 16 at the CCBS, University of Copenhagen, Denmark. Send your abstract, short bio and a few words about your motivation for participating to email@example.com by September 24, 2018.
The CCBS is organising a panel at the 10th Annual International ADI Conference at the University of Copenhagen, June 18, 2018, "Religion in Consumer Society: Perspectives from Asia". Here are details about the eight presentations: 1. “Marketing and consumption of Buddhism at tourist destinations in Ladakh, India” Elizabeth Williams-Oerberg, Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional … Continue reading Abstracts and bios: Religion in Consumer Society 18/6, 2018
Panel at the 10th Annual International ADI Conference University of Copenhagen, June 18/6, 2018. https://asiandynamics.ku.dk/english/adi-conference-2018/venue/ Conveners: Trine Brox, Jane Caple and Elizabeth Williams-Oerberg Chair: Jane Caple Over the past three decades, we have witnessed astonishing economic growth and the emergence of new markets and cultures of consumption across Asia. Rather than … Continue reading PROGRAMME for Religion in Consumer Society: Perspectives from Asia
Workshop on the 24-25th May 2018 at the Centre for Contemporary Buddhist Studies, University of Copenhagen We have a very exciting line-up for our workshop on the concept of value at the Centre for Contemporary Buddhist Studies. The scholars invited are working with value as a concept across a diversity of geographical and religious contexts. … Continue reading Value, values and religion in the contemporary world
Workshop on June 4th 2018 Hosted by the Center for Contemporary Buddhist Studies, University of Copenhagen
Center for Contemporary Buddhist Studies at the University of Copenhagen has initiated collaboration with Professor Laszlo Zsolnai and his team at the Business Ethics Center, Corvinus University of Budapest. We kick off our collaboration with a workshop on the 23rd of January 2018: “Buddhism in Consumer Society”
Public talk by Else Vogel (Linköping University): "Shaping ethical selves in Dutch therapeutic practices" on January 8th 2018, 15.30-17.00 in room 10.4.05, Southern Campus. Everyone is welcome!