RLG465H1: Readings in Buddhist Texts

Hours

24S

An advanced study of select Buddhist texts with a focus on issues of translation, interpretation, commentarial approaches, narrative strategies, as well as issues related to the production, circulation, and consumption of these works. Themes and texts will vary by year; consult the departmental website for this year’s course description.

Prerequisite
Reading knowledge of Sanskrit/Pali/Tibetan or Chinese; permission of instructor
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)