First Wednesdays

A Humanities Lecture Series, October through May

Zen, Past and Present: Where Did It Come From and Where Is It Now?

Most Americans have heard of Zen Buddhism, and some Americans practice it. What is this form of Buddhism and how did it arise? Middlebury College religion professor Elizabeth Morrison examines the history of Zen and its place in the U.S.

This video was recorded at the Kellogg-Hubbard Library in Montpelier, VT on January 4, 2017.