Brooks Jessup

Visiting Lecturer
Office Hours: 
Monday, 1–3 p.m. (Spring 2018)
3120 Dwinelle

PhD, UC Berkeley


J. Brooks Jessup received his PhD from UC Berkeley. His book project examines the rise of Shanghai as a national center of Buddhist activism in twentieth-century China. Research interests include urban history, public religion, Buddhist modernism, human-animal relations, and environmental history.