Global Education & International Services (GEIS) is pleased to announce a Lunch and Learn with Julia Cassaniti, Associate Professor of Cultural Anthropology and Psychological/Medical Anthropology at Washington State University, sponsored by Cornell University Southeast Asia Program. Dr. Cassaniti will speak on conceptions of mind and mindfulness in different cultures and religious contexts, based on her recent work Remembering the Present: Mindfulness in Buddhist Asia. For a preview, she discusses her research in this interview:
https://newbooksnetwork.com/julia-cassa niti-remembering-the-present-mindfulness-in-buddhist-asia-cornell-up-2018/</ p>
Bring your lunch and join us for the conversation.
Monday, Oct 7, 2019 12 - 1 pm TCC Room 12-201
Co-sponsored by AHPS, The Honors Institute, and the Institute for the Humanities