Conference: Writing the East: History and New Technologies in the Study of Asian Manuscript Traditions

4th Annual Lawrence J. Schoenberg Symposium on Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age:

Writing the East: History and New Technologies in the Study of Asian Manuscript Traditions

Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, October 21-22, 2011

See the link here:
http://www.library.upenn.edu/exhibits/lectures/ljs_symposium4.html

There is early registration and registration at the door.

Here is the list of participants and their areas of specialization:
Adam Gacek, McGill University, Institute of Islamic Studies
David Germano, University of Virginia, The Tibetan and Himalayan Library
Justin McDaniel, University of Pennsylvania, Thai Digital Monastery
Yael Rice, The Philadelphia Museum of Art
Peter Scharf, The Sanskrit Library
Min Bahadur Shakya, Nagarjuna Institute of Exact Methods
Kazuko Tanabe, The Eastern Institute
Hiram Woodward, The Walters Art Museum
Susan Whitfield, The British Library, The International Dunhuang Project

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Paula lives in the vortex of academic life. She studies medieval Japanese history.
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