Author  DRBU Staff

Dr. Buswell, the founding director of UCLA’s Center for Buddhist Studies and the Center for Korean Studies, visited the university and gave three lectures.

Please see below for the audio recordings and accompanying slideshow presentations of the talks:

Korean Buddhist Monastic Life: A “Counterparadigm” of Zen Practice

A Place for Doubt: The Practice of “Questioning Meditation” (Kanhua Chan) in Korean Sŏn Buddhism

​Translating the Commentarial Genre of Buddhist Chinese: A Case Study of Wŏnhyo’s (617-686) Kŭmgang sammaegyŏng non (Exposition of the Vajrasamādhisūtra)