Reading Group: Yehan Numata Program in Buddhist Studies

When and Where

Friday, October 27, 2023 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
In person, University Hall 122
McMaster University
Hamilton, ON


Ann Gleig (University of Central Florida)


"Race and Whiteness in American Buddhism"

Questions About This Event?

Ann Gleig is Associate Professor of Religion and Cultural Studies at the University of Central Florida. She is author of American Dharma: Buddhism Beyond Modernity (Yale University Press, 2019) and co-editor with Scott A. Mitchell of The Oxford Handbook of American Buddhism (forthcoming with Oxford University Press). She is currently finishing a co-written book with Amy Langenberg on sexual abuse in American Buddhism (under advance contract with Yale University Press). She is an editor for the Journal of Global Buddhism and serves on the steering committee of the Buddhism Unit of the American Academy of Religion.


University of Toronto, McMaster University


Hamilton, ON