Introduction to Pilgrimage
Explore historical and current understandings and practice of pilgrimage in the three traditions. Featuring presentations by:
Organized by the Confucius Institute at the University of Waterloo, at Renison University College, October 25, 2014
Join us in the Dunker Family Lounge on Wednesday, October 8 from 4:00-5:30 for the book launch of Mindful America: The Mutual Transformation of Buddhist Meditation and American Culture by Jeff Wilson, associate professor of Religious Studies and East Asian Studies at Renison University College.
This talk will explore the social and political history of Muslims in postwar Europe. It will analyze key debates and controversies, including how Muslim immigrants have focused attention on questions of citizenship and belonging, the division between secular and religious life, and the shape and extent of cultural and women’s rights.