Benjamin Bogin

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2005-2007 Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow

Benjamin Bogin was a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow for 2005-07. He received his BA (Intercultural Studies) from Simon's Rock College of Bard and his MA and PhD (Buddhist Studies) from the University of Michigan. His primary interests are Tibetan Buddhist literature and history and his doctoral dissertation consists of a critical edition, translation, and study of the autobiography of the seventeenth-century Tibetan lama, Yolmo Tenzin Norbu. He is currently Associate Professor of Asian Studies at Skidmore College.