March 2: Mindfulness Under (Re)Construction

illustration of a man lying on a floorJoin us Thursday, March 2 for a guest lecture by Ira Helderman of Vanderbilt University.

3:30 pm in 113 ten Hoor.

The lecture will consider different understanding of the relations between traditions identified as Buddhist and mindfulness practices in psychotherapy and continued debates over classifying these practices as religious or secular, medicine or science. The event is sponsored by the Asian Studies Program with co-sponsors that include departments of Anthropology and Religious Studies, New College, Blount Undergraduate Initiative, Honors College, and the College of Arts & Sciences.

For more information, see the event flyer.