51. IBP: Ken McLeod & Hokai Sobol on Practice & Mysticism (P.2)

This is the second instalment of my wide-ranging conversation with Ken McLeod and Hokai Sobol. It features an extended introduction that is, in part, a response to feedback from episode 50, and I invite our more critically leaning listeners to gift feedback on what is an ongoing experiment in crafting conversations that will increasingly respond … Continue reading 51. IBP: Ken McLeod & Hokai Sobol on Practice & Mysticism (P.2)

50. IBP: Ken McLeod & Hokai Sobol on Practice (P.1)

This is a quick introduction to help you on your way through the new season of the Imperfect Buddha Podcast. After a year of traipsing the globe with academics in an outrageous attempt to address the anti-intellectualism rife across Buddhism, and spirituality more generally, we have landed with both feet on the ground in the … Continue reading 50. IBP: Ken McLeod & Hokai Sobol on Practice (P.1)

IBP 49: Donald S. Lopez on the Buddha, Tibet, Myth, & Context

We have come to the end of our series engaging with academics from the world of Buddhist studies and other relevant disciplines and what better way to complete it than with an interview with Donald S. Lopez Jr. Donald is the Arthur E. Link distinguished professor of Buddhist and Tibetan studies at Michigan University and … Continue reading IBP 49: Donald S. Lopez on the Buddha, Tibet, Myth, & Context