EventsA list of events taking place within the Department of the Study of Religions and its associated Centres can be found below. All are free and open to the public unless otherwise stated.
- “The Life of the Buddha”: A Narrative Genre and the Image of India in Japan and East Asia
Abe Ryūichi, Lucia Dolce, Komine Kazuaki, Kim Young-soon, Suzuki Akira, Watanabe Masako.
This event is free and no registration is required.
- Guardians of the Eastern Pacific Borders: A Re-examination of the Ritual of the Southern Izu islands
Jane Alaszewski (SOAS, University of London)
- Arts and Humanities Postgraduate Open Evening
Representatives from departments across the Faculty of Arts and Humanities will be available to answer your questions about postgraduate studies at SOAS.
- Minorities in the ‘Caliphate’: modern and historic dimensions
Prof. Hugh Kennedy
- The Gender ‘Minority’ in Iraq
Prof. Nadje Al-Ali
- Just Buddhist? Buddhism and Social Justice in Asia
Vincent Breugem, Berthe Jansen, Thomas Kim, Ulrich Pagel, Chengzhong Pu, Jonathan Silk, Vincent Tournier.