Silk Roads: China, The Middle East, and The New World

Resources in community and on the web.


The International Dunhuang Project has a large collection of primary documents on line.

Silkroad Foundation
publishes an electronic newsletter edited by Daniel C. Waugh from UW.


2006-2007 Silk Roads Lecture Series at UW

A virtual tour of legendary Suleymaniye Mosque (former Hagia Sophia)


Annotated bibliography of Middle East readings and films

Over 1000 images of Japanese Buddhist art.

Silk Road chronology

Sur La Lune, a portal to the realm of annotated fairy tales and folklore studies

Silk Roads map resources:


Tips on how to live long and happy from John Roderick, the 92 year NYT correspondent from Asia

Silk Roads Readings

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