About Academic Reflections

 

Vanessa Sasson is a professor of Religious Studies in the Liberal Arts Department of Marianopolis College where she has been teaching since 1999. She is also a Research Fellow for the Institute for Studies in Race, Reconciliation, and Social Justice at the University of the Free State, as well as adjunct professor of Comparative Religion at McGill University. She has a strong publication record, with books, edited volumes, and a number of academic journal articles in her name.  

 

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Awakening is Still Lifetimes Away
Sparring with impermanence
Uploaded 4 Dec 2017
In Between Moments Of Patriarchy . . . Something Special Happens
A precious moment of female-focused inspiration in the midst of the male narrative
Uploaded 7 Nov 2017
The Buddhist Retirement Plan
Thoughts on age and spiritual maturity
Uploaded 29 Sep 2017
Touring Buddhist Hell
The phenomenon of Buddhist hell gardens
Uploaded 25 Aug 2017
The Many Buddhas of Malaysia
A pilgrimage into a diversity of Buddhism
Uploaded 28 Jul 2017
“What If” Wonder Woman
The hero we need
Uploaded 23 Jun 2017
The Difference Age Makes
The path from suffering to understanding
Uploaded 19 May 2017
Kondañña’s Earth-shattering Education
Meditations on samsara
Uploaded 28 Apr 2017
Kisa Gotami Meets Beyoncé
Witnessing a cultural shift
Uploaded 17 Mar 2017
The Trump Presidency and Lessons I Refuse to Learn
Facing down injustice
Uploaded 17 Feb 2017
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