HDS 3777

Modern Buddhism and Fiction

Charles Hallisey

Description

An examination of how fiction is a vehicle for religious reflection in the modern Buddhist world. The genres of fiction will include both the novel and the short story, with examples drawn widely from across the Buddhist world.

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Religion 1741

Scheduling

0.50 credits
Fall 2013
Wed 2pm-4pm
Course location to be announced.

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Buddhist Studies
  • East Asian Religious Studies
  • Religion, Literature, and Culture
  • South Asian Religious Traditions
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Buddhist Studies
  • East Asian Religions
  • South Asian Religions
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry None
Language Course Designation(s) None