SOAS University of London

Department of Religions & Philosophies, School of History, Religions & Philosophies

Ronit Wang

BA (Open University of Israel), MA (SOAS)
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Centre of Buddhist Studies

Research Student Member

Name:
Miss Ronit Wang
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Thesis title:
Hell Parks: A Modern Thai Interpretation to The Buddhist Hells
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Biography

Completed my BA in Social Sciences at the Open University of Israel while in Thailand, and then later on completed my MA at SOAS. I am interested in Thai modern interpretations of Buddhism.

PhD Research

My research will look at Buddhist hell narratives as they are expressed in modern day Thailand. I will focus mainly on hell parks, considering their spatial construction against the backdrop of  hell narratives in Buddhist literature and art.

Research

I am interested in Thai modern interpretations of Buddhism.