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15

Garance Chao Zhang 張 超


Contact

chao.vicente@ephe.sorbonne.fr 

 

Research Interests

Chan/Zen Buddhism, Buddhist Historiography-biography, Miscellanea literature (biji 筆記), Religious practice of literati in pre-modern China, Circulation of texts in East Asia

 

Academic Appointments

Since 12/2019, Permanent Research Associate, École Pratique des Hautes Études/East Asian Civilisations Research Centre (Paris).

2018-2019, Sheng Yen Postdoc Researcher, National Institute for Oriental Languages and Civilisation/Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies of Buddhism (Paris).

2017-2018, JSPS Postdoc Researcher, Komazawa University/Zen Institute (Tokyo).

06-09/2016, Visiting Researcher, International College for Postgraduate Buddhist Studies/International Institute for Buddhist Studies (Tokyo).

2015-2017, Instructor, National Institute for Oriental Languages and Civilisation/Chinese Studies Department (Paris).

07-10/2015, Postdoc Researcher, École française d'Extrême-Orient (Paris).

2012-2014, Assistant Lecturer (A.T.E.R.), École Normale Supérieure de Lyon/Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Civilisations Department (Lyon).

2008-2011, Doctoral Researcher, École Pratique des Hautes Études (Paris).

 

Education

2014, PhD, Historical and Philological Sciences, École Pratique des Hautes Études.

2011, University Diploma, Japanese Language and Civilisation, University Paris Diderot.

2008, MA, Chinese Studies, University Paris Diderot.

2006, BA, Psychology, University Paris Descartes.

 

Participation in Collective Research Projects

Since 2020, Member of the research group of the Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia at the University of Tokyo 東京大学東洋文化研究所 “A Study of Chinese Zen Buddhism” 中国禅宗語録の研究, co-directed by Baba Norihisa 馬場紀寿 (Tokyo University), Tsuchiya Taisuku 土屋太祐 (Niigata University) and Ogawa Takashi 小川隆 (Komazawa University). 

Since 2019, Member of the CRCAO China Program “Histories and Historians in Classical China”, co-directed by B. L’Haridon (University Paris Diderot) and D. Chaussende (CNRS). 

2014-2018, Member of the CRCAO China Program “Scholarly Conduct and Identities in Song China (960-1279)”, co-directed by A. Arrault (EFEO), S. Feuillas (University Paris Diderot), and C. Lamouroux (EHESS). 

 

Current Teaching

Lecture series "Réussir sa carrière religieuse : La vie des moines du bouddhisme Chan en Chine prémoderne", École Pratique des Hautes Études

https://www.ephe.fr/formations/conferences/bouddhisme-chinois-cours-ccf 

 

Conference Organized

(In collaboration with Ishii Seijun) Song-Dynasty Chan. Interdisciplinary Perspectives on an East Asian Buddhist Tradition, Collège de France and Sorbonne, February 27th–29th 2020. 

 

 

 


Journal articles6 documents

  • Zhang Chao. Sôdai zenmon to shitaifu no gego 宋代禅門と士大夫の外護. Journal of Buddhist Studies 駒澤大学仏教学部論集, 2019, 50, pp.167-188. ⟨halshs-02414494⟩
  • Zhang Chao. Popular Religion and the Dialectic of Supernaturalism in Chan Historiography. Journal of the International College for Postgraduate Buddhist Studies, 2019, 23, pp.175-196. ⟨halshs-02414399⟩
  • Zhang Chao. 禪林筆記與大慧派禪僧仲溫曉瑩. International Zen Studies , 2018, 2, pp.179-198. ⟨halshs-02414434⟩
  • Zhang Chao. Chan Miscellanea and the Shaping of the Religious Lineage of Chinese Buddhism under the Song. Journal of the International College for Postgraduate Buddhist Studies, 2017, 21, pp.1-40. ⟨halshs-02414511⟩
  • Zhang Chao. Aperçu sur les biji ou les miscellanées du bouddhisme Chan. Études Chinoises, Association française d'études chinoises, 2015. ⟨halshs-02413766⟩
  • Zhang Chao. Les grand-mères vulgaires : l’évolution d’une représentation féminine du bouddhisme chan. Études Chinoises, Association française d'études chinoises, 2012, XXXI (1), pp.67-80. ⟨halshs-02414522⟩

Book sections2 documents

  • Zhang Chao. Faguo xuezhe zhongguo zongjiao wenxue yanjiu shuping 法國學者中國宗教文學研究述評. Wuhan daxue zhongguo zongjiao wenxue yu zongjiao wenxian yanjiu zhongxin 武漢大學中國宗教文學與宗教文獻研究中心. Haiwai zhongguo zongjiao wenxue yanjiu shilun 海外中國宗教文學研究史論, In press. ⟨hal-02415034⟩
  • Zhang Chao. Tangsong chanzong wenxue pozi xingxiang zhi bijiao yanjiu 唐宋禪宗文學婆子形象之比較研究. Fojiao sixiang yu dangdai yingyong 佛教思想與當代應用, Zongjiao wenhua chubanshe 宗教文化出版社, pp.54-65, 2015. ⟨hal-02415043⟩

Other publications4 documents

  • Zhang Chao. Forthcoming. Book Review. Ogawa Takashi 小川隆, Chūgoku zenshūshi : "Zen no goroku" dōdoku 中国禅宗史 : 「禅の語録」導読, Tokyo : Chikuma shobo, 2020,4. Tang yanjiu 唐研究 26, 2021.. 2021. ⟨hal-02935721⟩
  • Zhang Chao. Miscellanées historiques (Chine). Encyclopédie des historiographies : Afriques, Amériques, Asies : Volume 1 : sources et genres historiques (Tome 1 et Tome 2), 2020. ⟨hal-02568284⟩
  • Zhang Chao. Vincent Durand-Dastès (ed), Empreintes du tantrisme en Chine et en Asie orientale: Imaginaires, rituels, influences. Leuven: Peeters, 2016.. 2018, pp.176-179. ⟨halshs-02414551⟩
  • Zhang Chao. John Kieschnick and Meir Shahar (eds), India in the Chinese Imagination: Myth, Religion, and Thought. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014.. 2016, pp.547-570. ⟨10.1163/15685322-10245P07⟩. ⟨halshs-02413733⟩

Theses1 document

  • Zhang Chao. Formation des paradigmes religieux entre essai et hagiographie : étude de deux biji du bouddhisme Chan des Song du Sud (1127-1279). Religions. Ecole pratique des hautes études, 2014. Français. ⟨tel-02935640⟩

Preprints, Working Papers, ...2 documents

  • Zhang Chao. "Gestionnaire du dharma. Sur l’abbé du monastère Chan des Song". Chapitre d'ouvrage.. 2020. ⟨hal-02935901⟩
  • Zhang Chao. "Les Trois passes de Huanglong et la littérature songgu du bouddhisme Chan". Article.. 2020. ⟨hal-02935868⟩