Tibetan Buddhism Lecture by Dr. Jann Ronis at the Elling Eide Center

Dr. Jann Ronis: The Buddha in the Cloud: The Ethical, Political, and Technical Challenges of Preserving the Buddhist Canon in the Digital Age October 30, 2018, at 11 a.m. Jann Ronis is a scholar of Tibetan Buddhism and completed his PhD at the University of Virginia in 2009. His dissertation was about the history of a large […]

Public Tours Dates- 2019

Wednesday, January 9, 2019– Docent led tour begins at 10 a.m. Tuesday, February 19, 2019- Docent led tour begins at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 26, 2019- Docent led tour begins at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2019- Docent led tour begins at 10 a.m. Please RSVP to info@ellingoeide.org or call 941.921.4304

Conference/Workshop Application

Application for Holding a Conference/Workshop at the Eide Center Guidelines The Eide Center is available for small academic conferences related to China, Inner Asia or greater East Asia. The meeting rooms at the spacious Center can accommodate groups from 10-60 people comfortably. The lecture hall holds 60 people, and the reconfigurable smaller meeting rooms 20 […]

Amid the Spanish Moss of Florida, a Treasure Chest of Chinese Literature

A version of this article appears in print on April 9, 2017, on Page A16 of the New York edition with the headline: Beneath the Spanish Moss of Florida, a Treasure Chest of Chinese Literature. SARASOTA, Fla. — In 1971, Elling O. Eide was a promising young scholar of Chinese poetry, working on his Ph.D. […]