Nanzan Institute for Religion and Culture
One of the three main research institutes at Nanzan University, the NIRC is a global hub for scholars to engage in discussions on all aspects of religion through conferences, workshops, and lectures. The Institute also produces an array of internationally acclaimed publications on religion and intercultural philosophy.
A peer-reviewed journal specializing in the publication of research on the study of Japanese religions.
An English-language journal documenting the annual research activities of the Nanzan Institute for Religion and Culture.
News and Announcements
For a process philosophy of mind
Talk by Rein Raud. See here for details.
Workshop on Miki Kiyoshi's view of myth
The NIRC will host a workshop on 19 December to discuss the topic of myth in Miki's The Logic of the Imagination. See here for details.
A new issue of the JJRS is now available online.
On NIRC publications
Spotlight on Nanzan publications from ATLA.
Apply as a visiting scholar
The Institute offers a resident research program for visiting scholars who want to do short and long-term research. Please contact us to find out more.