Articles by Pamela Winfield
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Pamela Winfield Presents Research on Zen Material Culture at the Association of Asian Studies, Japan Educational Exchange Foundation
April 7, 2016
Associate Professor of Religous Studies Pamela Winfield convened a panel on "Zen Matters" and presented a paper on "Materializing the Zen Monastery" at the annual national conference of the Association of Asian Studies in Seattle, WA on April 1, 2016.
October 10, 2015
August 23, 2015
Anxieties of Reason: Nationalism and the Emergence of Modernity in India
Dr. Makarand Paranjape (Jawaharlal Nehru University, India)
Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015 5:30-6:30 pm McMichael 115
RECEPTION TO FOLLOW
April 14, 2015
November 2, 2014
The associate professor of religious studies was named the winner of the fourth annual Book Prize awarded by the Southeastern Conference of the Association of Asian Studies for her book "Icons and Iconoclasm in Japanese Buddhism: Kūkai and Dōgen on the Art of Enlightenment."
August 3, 2014
The associate professor of religious studies presented "Embodying Sōtō Zen: Institutional Identity and Ideal Body-Image at Eiheiji Temple, Japan” at the Association of Asia Studies Annual Conference in Philadelphia.
August 3, 2014
The associate professor of religious studies was interviewed by BuddhistGeeks.com about her monograph "Icons and Iconoclasm: Kukai and Dogen on the Art of Enlightenment."
August 2, 2014
In her second edited issue of CrossCurrents Journal, the associate professor of religious studies complicates the scholarly category of New Religious Movements and argues that this label "fails to recognize both old and new elements in any evolving religious tradition, classifies completely disparate groups solely on the basis of their 19th-21st century establishment dates (not doctrines, practices, or family-resemblances to host or cognate groups), and often ignores adherents’ claims to their continuity with established sects."
January 19, 2014
December 6, 2013
Pamela Winfield of the Department of Religious Studies presented two conference papers at the annual American Academy of Religion (AAR) conference in Baltimore, Md., on Nov. 25 & 26, 2013.