Irene Bloom of Columbia University’s department of Asian and Middle Eastern cultures and Janice Willis of the department of religion at Wesleyan University spoke at a philosophy department symposium on “Chinese and Indian Thought.

”Willis’s The Diamond Light of the Eastern Dawn: A Collection of Tibetan Budhhit Mediations appeared in 1972, and Bloom’s translation and edition of The K’un Chih Chi by the 15th century Chinese thinker Lo Ch’in-sShun, Knowledge Painfully Acquired: The K’un Chih Chi by Lo Ch’in-Shun was published by Columbia University Press in 1987.