Dōgen and A Tale for the Time Being: An Interview with Ruth Ozeki
Date: 29th May 2017
Venue: Seminar Room 10, Research Building No.2 (総合研究2号棟1階第10演習室)
Description of the event:
Ruth Ozeki is a novelist, filmmaker, professor of Smith College, and soto Zen priest. Her major works include My Year of Meats (1998), The Face: A Time Code (2006) and A Tale for Time Being (2013) that was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. Interviewers are Jay Garfield (philosopher, professor of Smith College, Harvard University, and Kyoto University) and Kyoko Yoshida (scholar of American Literature, Professor of Ritsumeikan University). The interview is chaired by Yasuo Deguchi (philosopher, professor of Kyoto University).
The workshop is organized within a scheme of Topic-setting program to Advance Cutting-Edge Humanities and Social Sciences (Global Initiatives), JSPS.
For any inquiry, please contact Takuro Onishi (research assistant) at email@example.com