Eric Greene

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Assistant Professor of Religious Studies
On leave: 
Spring 2018
451 College St, Room 309, New Haven, CT 06511
Areas of interest : 
Buddhism in East Asia; Zen Buddhism; Ritual in East Asian Buddhism; Mysticism and Meditation in Buddhism and East Asia; Chinese Buddhist Studies; Chinese Buddhist Texts
China, Transregional, South Asia


RLST 542

Early Chan/Zen Buddhism

Exploration of the literature of early Chan/Zen Buddhism (seventh–eighth century). Selected readings in genres such as hagiographies, lineage texts, ritual manuals, and doctrinal treatises. Introduction of tools and methods for studying Buddhist texts in Chinese.

Term: Fall 2017
Day/Time: W 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM