Rectifying the Name of Confucianism: a Symposium

  • Starts: 12:00 am on Saturday, September 29, 2018
The Boston University Confucian Association cordially invites you to participate in this symposium exploring the prospects of Ruism (Confucianism) in the United States. The conference aims to provide a forum in which to examine the question of how to situate Ruism in contemporary American Society. We will consider: • Contemporary interpretations of central concepts in Ruist philosophy • The reception of Ruism in Western intellectual history • Insights Ruism offers for reflection on social issues in the United States • Possible institutional configurations for Ruism to adopt in the United States • The global revival of Ruism
College of Arts and Sciences and Marsh Chapel Lower Level (735 Commonwealth Ave.)

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