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Celebrating 50 years

of East Asian Studies at Stanford

CEAS is the nexus of East Asia-related research, teaching, outreach and exchange across the Stanford campus.

 

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Upcoming Events

Oct
01
Oct
02
Encina Hall, Bechtel Conference Center
2:30pm
Oct
06
Bing Concert Hall
2:30pm

Featured Affiliate

John Kieschnick

The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Professor of Buddhist Studies
Region: China

Professor Kieschnick specializes in Chinese Buddhism, with particular emphasis on its cultural history. He is the author of the Eminent Monk: Buddhist Ideals in Medieval China and the Impact of Buddhism on Chinese Material Culture. He is currently working on a book on Buddhist interpretations of the past in China, and a primer for reading Buddhist texts in Chinese.John is chair of the Department of Religious Studies and director of the Ho Center for Buddhist Studies at Stanford.Ph.D., Stanford University (1996); B.A., University of California at Berkeley (1986).