Book launch event with Ved Nanda followed by the 12th annual Ikeda Forum for Intercultural Dialogue
Mark your calendar for two fall events at the Ikeda Center! First up, on
Saturday, September 26, Ved Nanda will talk on themes relating to his newly published dialogue with Daisaku Ikeda,
Our World To Make: Hinduism, Buddhism, and the Rise of Global Civil Society. Dr. Nanda is a professor of law at the University of Denver and a renowned figure in the field of international law. Among his many positions of international service, he is a past president of the World Jurist Association.
Saturday, October 24, we will host the 12th annual Ikeda Forum for Intercultural Dialogue, this year called "The Practice of Dignity: What It Means Today." Speakers include Gail Thomas, Meenakshi Chhabra, and Peter Stearns. Dr. Thomas is Professor of Sociology at Soka University America, Dr. Chhabra is Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, International Higher Education, and International Relations at Lesley University, and Dr. Stearns is University Professor and Provost Emeritus at George Mason University, with areas of expertise that include world and social history. Look for more details soon at our website and on Facebook.