The Institute for South Asia Studies (ISAS) at UC Berkeley in collaboration with the Vedanta Society Berkeley (VSB) are proud to launch a new lecture series on religion in the modern world. Titled the ISAS-VSB Lectures on Religion in the Modern World, this series seeks to invite distinguished scholars of world religions to campus with the aim of improving and diversifying conversations about the role of religion in modern societies.

ISAS-VSB Lecturers

Date Speaker
April 5, 2019 Tony K. Stewart: Tony Stewart | Subjunctive Explorations - Fictive Sufi Tales of Early Modern Bengal
Oct 18, 2017 Robert Thurman: Why does the Dalai Lama say he is "Son of Nālandā"? (link to new page has not been created yet)