Preparing students for careers in academia and industry in East Asia for over 150 years


My Life as a Lama

The Autobiography of Arjia Rinpoche
Arjia Rinpoche

Mar 2, 2020 - at - | Cohen Hall, Room 402

Arjia Rinpoche is one of the most prominent Buddhist teachers and lamas to have left Tibet. He was recognized at the age of two by the Panchen Lama as a major reincarnation and was the abbot of Kumbum Monastery. He…

The Daedalus Quartet

Apr 4, 2020 - at - | Annenberg Center, The Arts, Research and Culture House

In programs of world and Philadelphia premieres, the Daedalus Quartet, Penn’s quartet-in-residence, illustrates how centuries of cultural cross-pollination has enriched our artistic and spiritual life.


DH For East Asian Studies

Dr. Molly Des Jardin (Penn Libraries), Paul Vierthaler (William & Mary)

Jun 1, 2020 - Jun 4, 2020 at - | TBD

Course Description:
This workshop focuses on current and emerging digital projects and methods for East Asian studies, which use primary sources written in classical and modern Chinese,…