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Sharon Suh: Occupy This Body - Buddhism, Race, Gender & Self
Sharon Suh: Occupy This Body - Buddhism, Race, Gender & Self
WhenThursday, Apr. 6, 2017, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
Campus locationCommunications Building (CMU)
Campus room120
Event typesAcademics, Lectures/Seminars
Event sponsorsThe Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Department of Comparative Literature and the Center for Korea Studies
Description

Drawing on her work on Korean American Buddhism and Buddhism and film, Sharon Suh explores Buddhist practice as a political and recuperative strategy. She will also discuss the memoir she has been working on entitled, Occupy This Body

Sharon Suh was recently awarded the Theiline Pigott McCone Chair in Humanities, Seattle University, for her outstanding scholarly record and her topic of mindfulness as a component of social justice. 

Questions? Contact Sarah Homer at homers2@uw.edu

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