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About Women in Buddhism

 

Caitlin Dwyer is a freelance writer from Portland, Oregon. She has a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Hong Kong and a BA from Pomona College in Los Angeles. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in The Big Roundtable, Creative Nonfiction/In Fact Books, the Asian Review of Books, LA Review of Books, and elsewhere. She first learned sitting meditation as a teenager at Deer Park Monastery in California. Learn more about her upcoming work at www.caitlindwyer.com.

Women in Buddhism is published monthly.

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STEM Tara: Bringing Science Education to Buddhist Nuns
Empowering female monastics in Nepal
Uploaded 18 Apr 2018
North of the 49th Parallel: A Review of <i>Lotus Petals in the Snow</i>
Voices of Canadian Buddhist women
Uploaded 21 Dec 2017
The Mind in Language: Jane Hirshfield’s <i>The Beauty</i>
Tracking the mind’s movements in poetry
Uploaded 22 Nov 2017
Loving your Tick: Book Review of <i>Mindfulness as Medicine</i>
Well-being and building a relationship with oneself
Uploaded 26 Oct 2017
Difficult Conversations: Mushim Patricia Ikeda
Approaching diversity with courage and compassion
Uploaded 29 Sep 2017
The Gift of Zazen: Angie Boissevain
The path of a remarkable Buddhist teacher
Uploaded 18 Aug 2017
Entering the Stream: Book Review of <i>The Hidden Lamp</i>
A collection of 100 Zen koans that bring Buddhist women to the fore
Uploaded 28 Jul 2017
“Mindfulness is a Moral Arc:” An Interview with Dr. Lynette Monteiro
Mindful self-compassion and coming to terms with one's suffering
Uploaded 30 Jun 2017
Found in Translation: Annie Bien
Bridging cultures and traditions
Uploaded 26 May 2017
Venerable Hāsapañña: Finding Contentment in Solitude
The flourishing of a monastic community in Western Australia
Uploaded 28 Apr 2017
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