1st Nanzan Seminar for the
Study of Japanese Religions

On 1 and 2 June 2013 the Nanzan Institute sponsored the first Seminar for the Study of Japanese religions. Some 33 persons were in attendance, including the 8 presenters and 4 invited commentators. A report of the event was published in the Institute´s annual Bulletin.

Presenters

  1. Kevin Wilson (University of Southern California). 「八幡信仰の社寺縁起と文化資本の生成」
  2. Ethan Bushelle (Harvard University/立教大学).「日本中世仏教の形成と唱導—安居院澄憲作『転法輪抄』を軸に」
  3. Caleb Carter (University of California, Los Angeles/慶應義塾大学). 「中世修験道の展開―戸隠山の事例」
  4. Mick Deneckere (University of Cambridge). 「啓蒙と教化のために―仏教学僧がいかに1870年代の文明開化運動に貢献したのか」
  5. Bernat Marti-Oroval (University of Valencia). 「清沢満之の宗教哲学における霊魂論――西洋哲学と仏教教理の逢着」
  6. Mun Heajin 文 慧珍 (Hanyang University, 漢陽大学校). 「日韓併合(1910年)以前の南山大神宮の宗教的性格に関する研究―居留民神社の庶民宗教性を中心に」
  7. Alice Freeman (University of Oxford).「大森曹玄の皇道禅と欧米社会」
  8. Jolyon Thomas (Princeton University/東京大学). 「占領か宣教か?―GHQの宗教政策」


Discussants
Hayashi Makoto, Aichi Gakuin University, Religious studies,
History of Japanese religions

Kawahashi Noriko, Nagoya Institute of Technology, Religious studies,
Gender studies

Ōtani Eiichi, Bukkyō University, Sociology of religion, History of
modern Buddhism

Yoshida Kazuhiko, Nagoya City University, History of Japanese Buddhism