Nic Newton

Thesis title: In the Mind but Out of Sight: Visionary Rhetoric and Epistemology in the Early Mahāyāna.

Undergraduate teaching

Tutor: School of Divinity, Global Religions A: Buddhism, Judaism, and Islam. Semester 1 2018.

Research summary

  • Buddhism
  • Early Mahāyāna
  • Visual Theory

In the press

 

Academia.edu Profile: https://edinburgh.academia.edu/NicNewton

"The Uses Of Light: Visuality, Metaphor And Rhetorical Strategy In The Daśabhūmika-Sūtra."

Asiatische Studien - Études Asiatiques: Zeitschrift der Schweizerischen Asiengesellschaft - Revue de la Société Suisse-Asie. Special Issue vol. 73 (2019) iss. 3 (forthcoming)

"The Uses Of Light: Visuality, Metaphor And Rhetorical Strategy In The Daśabhūmika-Sūtra."

University of Zurich

Institute of Asian and Oriental Studies University Research Priority Program (URPP) Asia and Europe

'Vision and Visuality in Buddhism and Beyond'

Workshop, Zurich, November 24–26, 2016

 

"In the Mind but Out of Sight: Visionary Rhetoric and Epistemology in the Early Mahāyāna."

University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies

'United Kingdom Association of Buddhist Studies Annual Conference 2019'

Khalili Lecture Theatre, SOAS, University of London, Saturday 6th July 2019