The conference will take place in 301 F Garland Hall.
Friday, 22 February 2013
1:00 Opening Remarks
1:05 Tony K. Stewart, "Religion in the Subjunctive: Vaiṣṇava Narative, Sufi Counter-Narrative in Early Modern Bengal"
2:00 Kristian Petersen, "The Straight Path of the Dao: A Scriptural Nexus of 'True' Islam"
3:10 Charles D. Orzech, Response & Discussion
Saturday, 23 February 2013
9:00 Anna Bigelow, "Material Encounters: The Transactional Sensoria of Multireligious Sites"
10:00 Nathan Hofer, "Whoever Resembles a Community is From that Community: Medieval Jews and Muslims as Communities of Practice"
11:15 Charles D. Orzech, Response & Discussion
1:15 Fabio Rambelli, "Constructs of "World Religions" in Premodern Japan"
2:15 Stephen R. Bokenkamp, "So Who Can We Make to Ride the Little Vehicle? Daoist Deployment of Buddhist Religious Categories in Fifth-Century China"
3:30 Charles D. Orzech, Response & Discussion
REMINDER: Each presenter should be prepared to present a 10-15 minute synopsis of their paper,
and situate their paper in the larger intellectual issues it addresses as the basis for discussion.
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