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.

JJRS

Japanese Journal of Religious Studies

A peer-reviewed journal specializing in the publication of research on the study of Japanese religions.

Bulletin

Bulletin of the Nanzan Institute for Religion and Culture

An English-language journal documenting the annual research activities of the Nanzan Institute for Religion and Culture.

Shoho

南山宗教文化研究所研究所報

『研究所報』では、英語版の Bulletin と同様、研究所のメンバーの活動や研究業績について報告します。

News and Announcements

Talk

For a process philosophy of mind

Talk by Rein Raud. See here for details.

Workshop

ハワイ仏教文化財・調査報告2022

12月3日に開催。詳しくはこちらです。

Workshop

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.

Talk

『怪異と遊ぶ』合評会 ―怪異と宗教について考える―

12月12日に開催。詳しくはこちらです。

Workshop

「宗教・食・移民――トランスローカルな宗教実践の学際的考察」

12月13日に開催。詳しくはこちらです。

JJRS

JJRS 49/1

A new issue of the JJRS is now available online.

Journal

On NIRC publications

Spotlight on Nanzan publications from ATLA.

Authors

Submissions

If you are interesting in submitting to the Japanese Journal of Religious Studies, please download the Style Guide.

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.