Jue Liang

John S. Lillard Jefferson Fellow
Class: 2020
Hometown: Chengdu, China
B.A. Renmin University of China (2009)
M.A. Renmin University of China (2011)
M.A. University of Chicago (2013)
Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Religious Studies

Thesis Description

Conceiving the Mother of Tibet: The Life, Lives, and Afterlife of Ye shes mtsho rgyal

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