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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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“There Is Also Joy”—Mindfulness-based Dementia Care
Coping with change through Buddhist mindfulness
Uploaded 23 Dec 2016
Reviving the Bhikkhuni Sangha in Indonesia: an Interview with Ayya Santini
Re-establishing the fourfold sangha
Uploaded 25 Nov 2016
Book Review: Wendy Garling’s <i>Stars at Dawn</i>
Exploring the indispensable female narrative in Buddhism
Uploaded 28 Oct 2016
Standing Together: Rev. Angel Kyodo Williams’ <i>Radical Dharma</i> – Book Review
Working toward collective liberation
Uploaded 30 Sep 2016
Dharma in Translation: Lhundup Damchö
On the path to female monasticism
Uploaded 2 Sep 2016
The Way of Ordinary Life: An Interview with Karen Maezen Miller
Insights from a Zen teacher and author
Uploaded 5 Aug 2016
Offering Welcome: Ayya Tathaloka
Interview with a pioneering Western Buddhist nun
Uploaded 8 Jul 2016
Sneaking up on <i>Shamatha</i>: Lama Sangak Yeshe Tsomo
Demystifying meditation for Western Buddhists
Uploaded 10 Jun 2016
Taking Refuge: Kaira Jewel Lingo
The search for community as a monastic and as a layperson
Uploaded 13 May 2016
The Lotus is a Form of Dance: Reverend Teijo Munnich
Exploring feminine spirituality within the Zen tradition
Uploaded 15 Apr 2016
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