Holly Gayley

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 16:28 -- Kestrel Slocombe

Holly Gayley is associate professor of Buddhist Studies at the University of Colorado Boulder. Her research examines the revitalization of Buddhism on the Tibetan plateau since the 1980s with a special interest in issues of gender, agency, ethics, and identity in contemporary writings by Buddhist masters and cleric-scholars. Her first book is Love Letters from Golok: A Tantric Couple in Modern Tibet (2016), and she has written several articles on ethical reform by cleric-scholars at Larung Buddhist Academy in Serta for the Journal of Buddhist EthicsContemporary BuddhismHimalaya Journal, and the Journal of Religious Ethics.


Gathering of Brilliant Moons
Holly Gayley