March 11, 2014 STU

Looking for a Lecture?

Looking for a lecture to fulfill a requirement for a course? Attending one of the lectures during the Tuohy Lecture Series (March 16-18) with Maria Heim, Ph.D., associate professor of religion at Amherst College, might just be the answer!

The lecture series is titled “Buddhist Ideals of Human Flourishing: Beauty, Love, and Happiness in Ancient Theravada Buddhism” and will be held in the Donahue Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., and are free and open to the public.

Sunday, March 16: “The Beauty and Pleasure of Ancient Texts”
Monday, March 17: Varieties of Love in Early Buddhist Texts”
Monday, March 18: Conceptions of Happiness in Theravada Buddhism”