Denison University welcomes the Goodspeed Conference: Confronting Mara and Mammon, presenting an evening panel discussing “Buddhist-Christian Dialogue for Spirituality and Resistance” on day 2 of the conference.
Presider: K. Christine Pae, Associate Professor of Religion and Ethics and Chair of the Religion Department at Denison University
Jan Willis, Professor Emerita of Religion at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut and now Visiting Professor of Religion at Agnes Scott College in Decatur, GA.
Joerg Rieger, Distinguished Professor of Theology, Cal Turner Chancellor’s Professor of Wesleyan Studies at Vanderbilt University, and Director of the Wendland-Cook Program in Religion and Justice.
Judith Simmer-Brown, Distinguished Professor of Contemplative and Religious Studies at Naropa University and Acharya in the Shambhala lineage of Chogyam Trungpa.
David Loy, professor of Buddhist and comparative philosophy, a prolific writer, and a Zen teacher in the Sanbo Zen tradition of Japanese Zen Buddhism.
María Teresa (MT) Dávila, Lecturer in Theology and Religious Studies at Merrimack College.