Yan Dong is currently a Ph.D. student majoring in Modern Chinese Literature. She received B.A and M.A. in Comparative Literature and World Literature from Suzhou University. Her major research interests include translated literature, literature and the printing culture of the late Empire, as well as modern Chinese literature.
An introduction to Buddhism as both a religion and an array of cultural traditions, with emphasis on its various contributions to the formation of the South, Central, Southeast, and East Asian civilizations.