Monk, Makeup Artist, and LGBTQ+ Activist Nishimura Kōdō Talks About Sexuality and Buddhism in London

Monk of the Buddhist Pure Land school, makeup artist, and LGBTQ+ activist Nishimura Kōdō’s best-selling Japanese memoir was recently published in English as This Monk Wears Heels. Tony McNicol, who translated the book, reports on a presentation Nishimura gave in London this March titled, “Be Who You Are: A Talk About Sexuality and Buddhism.”