Lan Wu

Assistant Professor of History
Specialization: 
Asian borderlands, transnational history, state formation, history of Buddhism in East Asia

Publications

  1. "Crafting Buddhist Art in Qing China's Contact Zones during the Eighteenth Century." Journal 18: A Journal of Eighteenth-Century Art and Culture (Nov, 2017) [Link]
  2. Review of The Mongols and the Islamic World: From Conquest to Conversion, New Haven: Yale University Press, 2017, by Peter Jackson, Reading Religion: A Publication of the American Academy of Religion (Aug, 2017) [Link]
  3. Review of The Dalai Lama and the Emperor of China: A Political History of the Tibetan Institution of Reincarnation, New York: Columbia University Press, 2015, by Peter Schwieger, Journal of Asian History, (Nov, 2016): 159-162.
  4. Review of Yonghegong: Art, Religion, and Politics in Beijing’s Lama Temple, by Kevin Greenwood, Dissertation Reviews, (March, 2014) [Link]
  5. Review of The Mother of All Monasteries: Gönlung Jampa Ling and the Rise of Mega Monasteries in Northeastern Tibet, by Brenton Sullivan, Dissertation Reviews, (March, 2014)  [Link]
  6. Review of Shincho to Chibetto Bukkyo: Bosatsuo to Natta Kenryutei (Qing China and the Tibetan Buddhist World: The Qianlong Emperor who had Become a Buddhist King) [In Japanese],” by Yumiko Ishihama, The Journal of Asian Studies, 71:4 (November 2012): 1133-1135.
  7. Biography of the Second Mindrol Nominhan, Lobzang Tendzin Gyatso. The Treasury of Lives, New York, NY (Dec, 2014) [Link]