Duncan Ryūken Williams

Photo of Duncan Ryūken WilliamsPhoto | Jennifer Calderon/snapARTphotographyAn ordained Buddhist priest in the Soto Zen tradition, Duncan Ryūken Williams has spent years piecing together the story of the Japanese American community during World War II. A renowned scholar of Buddhism, he has taught at the University of California, Berkeley, University of California, Irvine, and Trinity College, and is now the Director of the Shinso Ito Center for Japanese Religions and Culture at the University of Southern California. He has published five other books, including The Other Side of Zen.

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Cover: American Sutra: A Story of Faith and Freedom in the Second World WarAmerican Sutra: A Story of Faith and Freedom in the Second World WarWilliams, Duncan RyūkenHARDCOVER02/19/2019$29.95
Cover: American Sutra: A Story of Faith and Freedom in the Second World WarAmerican Sutra: A Story of Faith and Freedom in the Second World WarWilliams, Duncan RyūkenPAPERBACK02/04/2020$18.95
Cover: Buddhism and Ecology: The Interconnection of Dharma and DeedsBuddhism and Ecology: The Interconnection of Dharma and DeedsTucker, Mary Evelyn
Williams, Duncan Ryūken
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