Gregory M. Clines joined the Religion Department in 2018. He received a B.A. in Religious Studies from the University of Virginia in 2009, an M.A. in Religion from Columbia University in 2010, and a Ph.D. from Harvard University's Committee on the Study of Religion in 2018. His research focuses on Jain literary and religious history in the early modern period, specifically Jain Sanskrit and vernacular versions of the Rāma story.
Ph.D., Harvard University
M.A., Columbia University
B.A., University of Virginia
“Grief, Tranquility, and Śānta Rasa in Raviṣeṇa’s Padmapurāṇa.” In Emotions in Classical Indian Thought, eds. Maria Heim, Roy Tzohar, and Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad (London: Bloomsbury, forthcoming).
"So that in Might Become Clear: The Methods and Purposes of Narrative Abridgement in Early Modern Jain Purāṇic Composition." Religions 2019, 10, 355-373.