January 27, 2020
Trent Pomplun (Loyola University Maryland)
“Buddhist-Christian Dialogue and the Mission to Tibet: The Tibetan Writings of Ippolito Desideri, S.J.” Abstract
March 30, 2020: Cancelled because of COVID-19
Simona Lazzerini (Stanford University)
“Mother of Demons: How Hārītī Became a Buddhist Goddess.” Abstract.
April 27, 2020: Cancelled because of COVID-19
Charles Jones (Catholic University of America)
“What is the Pure Land Dharma-Gate? A Discussion of the Nature of Pure Land Buddhism in China.” Abstract.