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CJRC Event - Dharma Effects: Buddhism in Japanese America [Saturday 12/07]

December 7, 2013

Presented by the Japanese America Religion and Society Project
Dharma Effects: Buddhism in Japanese America

Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: East Asian Seminar Room (110C), Doheny Memorial Library, USC


“A Multiracial Buddhist Lawsuit in Postwar Los Angeles”
Michihiro Ama, University of Alaska

“Altared States: A Cultural History of the Japanese American Home Shrine”
Jane Iwamura, University of the West

“Transmission and Institutionalization of Jodo Shinshu in America:  Ministerial Training and the Founding of the Institute for Buddhist Studies”
Michael Masatsugu
, Towson University

“The World War Two Incarceration of Japanese American Buddhists: 1942-‘43”
Duncan Williams, USC

Pre-registration is required for this workshop. Please contact Kana at for advance copies of workshop papers.