Contemplative Studies Spring 2018 Events

CONTEMPLATIVE STUDIES Spring 2018 Events

Events open to the public in bold


Thursday, April 28th, 2018
Sitar and Tabla Recital

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
Introduction to Rinzai Zen Meditation with Rev., Dr. Masaki Matsubara

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Friday, April 13th, 2018
Contemplative Studies Open House


Monday, April 9th, 2018
Lecture by Professor Douglas Chrsitie

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 



Sunday and Monday, March 11th & 12th, 2018
Workshop and Lecture with José Cabezón



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

Brown University Contemplative Studies Mind and Life Think Tank
Pembroke Hall, Rm. 305

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Friday, September 22, 8 – 9:30 pm
Recital/Lecture – Contemplative Piano with Paul Humphries
Grant Recital Hall 



Monday,  September 25, 12- 6pm
Special Translation Workshop with Louis Komjathy 

Horace Mann, Rm. 102


Thursday, October 19, 5:30 – 7 pm

Non-Judgement and Social Action – Contemplative Practice in Pursuit of Justice with Professor Oliver Hill

Smith-Buonanno, Rm. 106

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Friday, October 20, 4 - 5:30pm 
Blind Cave Worms and the Meaning of Life with Professor Renée A. Hill

Smith-Buonanno, Rm. 201  


Tuesday, October 24, 5:30 – 7 pm
Lecture on the cessation of various forms of addiction caused by craving with Judson Brewer

Pembroke Hall, Rm. 305

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Thursday, October 26, 6- 8 pm
Contemplative Studies Open House

Smith-Bunonian Hall, Rm. 106

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Friday – Saturday, 
November 3 – 4

Contemplative Poetry Public Readings and Workshops

  •  November 3, 5:30 – 7 pm, Smith-Buonanno 106, Public Reading
  •  November 3, 7 – 8 pm, Smith-Buonanno Lobby, Reception  
  •  November 4, 10 am – 2 pm Pembroke 305 Workshop and Catered Lunch 

Monday, 
November 13, 12 – 2 pm

Graduate Student Symposium:  Selections from the Zhuangzi with Romain Graziani

Horace Mann,  Rm. 103


Monday, November 13, 5:30 – 7 pm

The Obvious and the Oblivious.  On the Psychology of Action in Early Chinese Texts and Beyond with Romain Graziani (ENS, Lyons)

Salomon, Rm. 003 


Thursday, November 16, 5:30 – 7 pm

Global Daoism and the Predicament of Modern Spirituality

Elijah Sigler (College of Charleston) and David Palmer (U of Hong Kong) and Louis Komjathy (University of San Diego) http://press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/D/bo26692000.html

Smith-Buonanno, Rm. 106


Saturday - Sunday, December 2 and 3, 9 am – 6 pm

Intro to Rinzai Zen Buddhist Meditation Practice Workshop with Masaki Matsubara, Abbot of Butsomoji Temple in Chiba Japan


Tuesday, December 5, 7:30 – 9 pm

Lecture and Performance of Classical South Asian Contemplative Music with Srinivas Reddy and Ajit Acarya