Thomas Borchert

Thomas Borchert (@tom_borchert) is professor of religion at the University of Vermont. He has conducted research on Buddhist education, citizenship, and the complications of religion and law for Theravada monks in Thailand, Southwest China, and Singapore. He is the author of Educating Monks: Minority Buddhism on China’s Southwest Border (University of Hawai’i Press, 2017) and the editor of Theravada Buddhism in Colonial Contexts (Routledge, 2018).