Dialogue Book Report #17, Charles Inouye’s Zion Earth, Zen Sky

September 14, 2022

A conversation with Charles Shirō Inouye, the author of the memoir Zion Earth, Zen Sky, and a Professor of Japanese at Tufts University. The Dialogue book reviewer, Ted Lee, a PhD student at the University of British Columbia’s School of Information, joins Dialogue book review editor Andrew Hall to discuss Charles’ remarkable life, the way he finds insights from Buddhism and Japanese culture enhance his Latter-day Saint worldview, the spiritual power of writing haiku poetry, and the challenges facing Asian and Asian-American members of the Church. You can read Ted’s review of the memoir here.