humanities

Energy Seminar: Michael Sivak, Has motorization in the U.S. peaked?

Monday, October 20, 2014.  4:15 PM.
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering


Artist's Salon Featuring Ken Fields - "The Poem as Two Poems"

Monday, October 20, 2014.  04:15 PM.
The Clayman Institute - Serra House


Elisabeth Wright, harpsichord: Tender and Passionate Gestures

Monday, October 20, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


UNAFF (United Nations Association Film Festival)

Ongoing every day from October 16, 2014 through October 26, 2014.
Annenberg Auditorium, School of Education CERAS Bldg. (Rm 101), Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (Encina Hall), Stanford Medical School (Li Ka Shing Center LK120)


Windhover Tuesday Tours

Ongoing every week from October 14, 2014 through June 20, 2017.  10:00 AM.
Meet at Windhover Contemplative Center entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Sam Morris Way, between Governor's Avenue and Lomita Drive.


Movements for Change: The Bob Fitch Photography Archive at Stanford Libraries

Ongoing every day from September 30, 2014 through February 21, 2015.  10:00 AM.
Green Library Bing Wing


The New Landscape: Experiments in Light by Gyorgy Kepes

Ongoing every day from July 24, 2014 through November 17, 2014.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Drama of Heaven and Earth: The Theatrical Traditions of Japan

Ongoing every day from September 17, 2014 through June 8, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


All Tomorrow's Parties

Ongoing from September 30, 2014 through December 7, 2014. See details for exact dates and times.
Stanford Art Gallery


German Studies Lecture Series: "Big archives, big data? The Siegfried Unseld Archives at the German Literature Archives"

Tuesday, October 21, 2014.  12:00 PM.
260-252


Yesim Arat: Justice and Development Party in Turkey

Tuesday, October 21, 2014.  12:15 PM.
Encina Central, CISAC Central Conference Room (616 Serra Street)


United Nations Association Film Festival (UNAFF)

Tuesday, October 21, 2014.  4:00 PM.
Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies


Re-writing the Russian Conquest of Central Asia

Tuesday, October 21, 2014.  5:30 PM.
History Corner, Room 002


King Lecture - Discussing Palliative Care Earlier

Tuesday, October 21, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Center - Berg Hall rooms B & C


What Matters to Me & Why - Tom Ehrlich

Wednesday, October 22, 2014.  12:00 PM.
The Sanctuary in the Center for Inter-Religious Community, Learning and Experiences (CIRCLE) at Old Union, 3rd Floor


Africa Table: SEED 101: Growth Opportunities Through the Private Sector

Wednesday, October 22, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 202, 616 Serra Street


Book Talk by Doug McAdam

Wednesday, October 22, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall, 4th floor


United Nations Association Film Festival (UNAFF)

Wednesday, October 22, 2014.  4:00 PM.
CERAS Room 101


Film Screening: David Lynch's "Wild at Heart" (1990)

Wednesday, October 22, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113


"Gulabi Gang" Film Screening and Discussion with Director Nishtha Jain

Wednesday, October 22, 2014.  7:00 PM.
History Corner, Room 002 (Building 200, Room 002)


Who We Be: The Colorization of America with Jeff Chang

Thursday, October 23, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Black Community Services Center, 418 Santa Teresa St.


Robert Frank Thursday Tours

Ongoing every week from September 18, 2014 through January 1, 2015.  12:15 PM.
Cantor Arts Center (meet in Main Lobby)


Excellent Sheep: The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life

Thursday, October 23, 2014.  3:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Gabriel García Márquez y la Poesía

Thursday, October 23, 2014.  5:15 PM.
Paul Brest Hall West


United Nations Association Film Festival (UNAFF)

Thursday, October 23, 2014.  6:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Center


Poland's Neighbors: Her Border Regions and Narratives of East and West

Friday, October 24, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


CLAS Lecture Series: "Notas sobre la poesía de Octavio Paz"

Friday, October 24, 2014.  1:15 PM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row


Tour Social Justice at Stanford exhibit

Saturday, October 25, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Green Library, Bender Room


Founders' Celebration 2014

Sunday, October 26, 2014.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center


Founders' Day exhibit

Sunday, October 26, 2014.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center auditorium


Family Sundays at the Cantor Arts Center

Ongoing every week from October 5, 2014 through October 1, 2017.  12:30 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


A Constellation of Vital Phenomena with Author Anthony Marra

Sunday, October 26, 2014.  1:00 PM.
Main Quad - Building 200 (History Corner), Room 002


Skiing in Russia and the Significance of Soviet Biathlon

Monday, October 27, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Energy Seminar: Stefan Heck, consulting professor, Precourt Institute for Energy, Stanford University

Monday, October 27, 2014.  4:15 PM.
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering


El Premio: screening and director Q&A

Monday, October 27, 2014.  5:00 PM.
Building 260, Room 216


Screening of El Premio ("The Prize") followed by a Q&A with the writer/director Paula Markovitch

Monday, October 27, 2014.  5:00 PM.
Pigott Hall (Building 260), Room 216


Another Look Book Club - Cosmicomics

Monday, October 27, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center, 424 Santa Teresa St.


Imagining the Universe: Tracy K. Smith

Tuesday, October 28, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Elena Baran Baskin Lecture Hall in Language Corner


Invited Lecture: William Hurlbut, MD

Tuesday, October 28, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium (Room S001 - basement beneath courtyard


Anjali Arondekar: "Telling Tales: Sexuality, Exemplarity, South Asia"

Wednesday, October 29, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Africa Table: Writing on the Wall: Youth, Space, and Sociality in Urban Niger

Wednesday, October 29, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 202, 616 Serra Street


Cosmas Magaya: Mbira Lecture / Demonstration

Wednesday, October 29, 2014.  12:15 PM.
Harmony House


Sexual Assault on College Campuses— What Faculty Need to Know

Wednesday, October 29, 2014.  4:15 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Humanities Center


St. Lawrence String Quartet: Concert for the Community

Wednesday, October 29, 2014.  4:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Scene in Action: Dance, Fashion and Visual Art as Performance (SOLD OUT)

Ongoing from October 29, 2014 through October 30, 2014. See details for exact dates and times.
Cantor Arts Center, 328 Lomita Drive, off Palm Drive at Museum Way


Aaron-Roland Endowed Lecture with Amos Gitai

Wednesday, October 29, 2014.  6:30 PM.
Cubberly Auditorium


Film Screening: Nuri Bilge Ceylan's "Once Upon A Time In Anatolia" (2011)

Wednesday, October 29, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113


John Scott, organ

Wednesday, October 29, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Cosmas Magaya: Mbira Concert

Wednesday, October 29, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Sherine Hamdy: All Eyes on Egypt: Religion and the Medical Use of Dead Bodies amidst Cairo's Political Unrest

Thursday, October 30, 2014.  12:15 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208 (616 Serra Street)


Film Screening: The Private Life Of Fenfen

Thursday, October 30, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Art 2, Cummings Art Building, 435 Lasuen Mall


The Sarashina Diary: A New Collaborative Translation Study

Thursday, October 30, 2014.  6:00 PM.
521 Memorial Way, Knight Building, Room 102


Asian American Theater Project Presents: Ching Chong Chinaman

Ongoing every day from October 30, 2014 through November 1, 2014.  8:00 PM.
Roble Dorm Theater


CLAS Lecture Series: "Black Saint of the Americas: The Life and Afterlife of Martín de Porres"

Friday, October 31, 2014.  01:15 PM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row


Halloween Concert with Stanford Symphony Orchestra and Stanford Wind Ensemble

Friday, October 31, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Voice Students of Wendy Hillhouse: Cabaret

Saturday, November 1, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Shenson Recital Series: Stephen Salters, baritone, and Laura Dahl, piano

Sunday, November 2, 2014.  2:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


"Power of Miniature: Virtual Pilgrimage & Virtual Cosmos in Liao Architecture (907-1125)"

Monday, November 3, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Humanities Center, 260-216


Masterclass with Stephen Salters, baritone

Monday, November 3, 2014.  4:15 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Energy Seminar: Max Tavoni, Modeling Post 2020 Global Climate Change Policies (Confessions of an Integrated Assessment Modeler)

Monday, November 3, 2014.  4:15 PM.
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering


Christoph K. Neumann: The Mevlevi Dervishes and the Ottomans

Monday, November 3, 2014.  4:15 PM.
Building 200, Room 307 (450 Serra Mall)


German Studies Lecture Series: “The Poetics of Waste and Wastefulness – Fatih Akin Films Garbage in the Garden Eden”

Tuesday, November 4, 2014.  12:00 PM.
260-252


Toy Models: Tadashi Tokieda Public Lecture

Tuesday, November 4, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


Spotlight on Art

Ongoing from October 1, 2014 through May 6, 2015. See details for exact dates and times.
Cantor Arts Center (meet in Main Lobby)


NOON CONCERT: Piano Students of Frederick Weldy

Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  12:15 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Personal Journeys Across The Borders Of Language

Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Film Screening: Christian Petzold's "The State I Am In" (2000)

Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113


RICSRE Seminar Series Special Event, Gary Segura and Matt Barreto

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  4:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center, 424 Santa Teresa Street


La violencia, la dictadura y la globalización: arte y política en el Perú contemporáneo

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  5:15 PM.
Pigott Hall, Bldg. 260-216


2014 Alexander Dallin Lecture

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Pigott Hall, Room 113


"Monks, Silks and Spices: Towards a History of Buddhist Mobility in the 2nd-millennium Indian Ocean Region"

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Main Quad, Bldg. 70, Room 72A1


Denise Spellberg: Thomas Jefferson's Qur'an: Islam and the Founders

Thursday, November 6, 2014.  6:30 PM.
Tresidder Memorial Union, Oak East (459 Lagunita Drive)


Sri Lanka Graduate Student Conference: Sri Lanka Otherwise? Resituating Topography and Temporality

Ongoing every day from November 7, 2014 through November 8, 2014.
Board Room, Stanford Humanities Center


Ends of American Art Conference

Ongoing from November 7, 2014 through November 8, 2014. See details for exact dates and times.
GSB Knight Management Center


Crisis in Ukraine: Lessons for the Future of International Relations

Friday, November 7, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


NOON CONCERT: Flute Students of Greer Ellison

Friday, November 7, 2014.  12:15 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Stanford Wind Ensemble and Crystal Children's Choir

Friday, November 7, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Stanford Philharmonia Orchestra

Saturday, November 8, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Stanford Philharmonia Orchestra

Sunday, November 9, 2014.  2:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Science of Compassion 2014

Ongoing every day from November 10, 2014 through November 11, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA


Honoring the Ghosts: Celebrating Veteran's Day at the Anderson Collection at Stanford

Monday, November 10, 2014.  1:00 PM.
The Anderson Collection at Stanford


Energy Seminar: Dan Arvizu, Director of National Renewable Energy Laboratory, moderated by Jeffrey Ball, Scholar in Residence, Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance

Monday, November 10, 2014.  4:15 PM.
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering


Dr. Rebecca Langlands (UCLA)

Monday, November 10, 2014.  5:00 PM.
Stanford Department of Classics, 450 Serra Mall


Aural Architecture Seminar with Vasileios Marinis

Monday, November 10, 2014.  5:15 PM.
Cummings Art Building, Room 103, 435 Lasuen Mall, Stanford


Mao and Postmodernim by Alfred Hornung

Tuesday, November 11, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall, Building 460, 4th floor


Chinese In Pre-Colonial And Colonial Korea, 1882-1945

Tuesday, November 11, 2014.  4:15 PM.
Lathrop East Asia Library, Room 224


Saving Privacy

Tuesday, November 11, 2014.  4:30 PM.
TBD


Compassion & Healthcare Conference

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  9:00 AM.
Cowell Theater, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA


Juned Shaikh: "Indology and Marxism: Caste in the Time of a Vibrant Labor Movement in Bombay, 1928-1974"

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Africa Table: Grassroots Women as Water Champions and Social Entrepreneurs: A Path Towards Effective Leadership and Self Reliance

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 202, 616 Serra Street


NOON CONCERT: Flute Students of Alexandra Hawley

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  12:15 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Film Screening: Cary Fukunaga's "Sin Nombre" (2009)

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113


Stanford Jazz Orchestra

Wednesday, November 12, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


"Cuba in 2014: A conversation with Nancy Alonso"

Thursday, November 13, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row


Panel Discussion: Reflections on Robert Frank in America

Thursday, November 13, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Cantor Auditorium, 328 Lomita Drive, Stanford, CA 94305


"Transplanting Buddhism on the Korean Peninsula"

Thursday, November 13, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Oberndorf Event Center, Knight Management


Shining Humanity: Life Stories of Women in Bosnia & Herzegovina

Friday, November 14, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


NOON CONCERT: Voice Students of Claire Giovannetti

Friday, November 14, 2014.  12:15 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


CLAS Lecture Series: "State-Censorship of the Press and of Dissenting Voices in 'Competitive Authoritarian' Regimes: A Case Study of Venezuela (1999-2014)"

Friday, November 14, 2014.  1:15 PM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row


Living Compassionately Retreat

Saturday, November 15, 2014.  8:00 AM.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center


Stanford Symphony Orchestra

Saturday, November 15, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Stanford Chamber Chorale: A Voice from Heaven

Saturday, November 15, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Stanford Symphony Orchestra

Sunday, November 16, 2014.  2:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Disentangling Nazi Occupation. Guilt, Punishment, and Justice in the Post-World War II Soviet Union

Monday, November 17, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Philippines Conference Room


Zinda Bhaag: Discussion with Director Meenu Gaur

Monday, November 17, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Energy Seminar: Mark Jacobsen, U.S. Fuel Economy Standards: Economics and Efficiency

Monday, November 17, 2014.  4:15 PM.
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering


Stanford Percussion Ensemble

Monday, November 17, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall Studio


NOON CONCERT: Harpsichord Students of Elaine Thornburgh

Wednesday, November 19, 2014.  12:15 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Chamber Music Masterclass

Wednesday, November 19, 2014.  4:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Film Screening: Abbas Kiarostami's "Taste of Cherry" (1997)

Wednesday, November 19, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113


Stanford University Singers

Wednesday, November 19, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Mona Hassan: Longing for the Lost Caliphate

Thursday, November 20, 2014.  12:15 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208 (616 Serra Street)


Studio Lecture Series with Masaki Fujihata

Thursday, November 20, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Cummings Art Building


"The Popularity of Tibetan Buddhism in China Today"

Thursday, November 20, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


NOON CONCERT: Piano Students of George Barth and Kumaran Arul

Friday, November 21, 2014.  12:15 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Stanford Symphonic Chorus and Peninsula Symphony Orchestra: Holiday Concert

Friday, November 21, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Amy Kyungmin Lee, soprano

Saturday, November 22, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Stanford Symphonic Chorus and Peninsula Symphony Orchestra: Holiday Concert

Sunday, November 23, 2014.  1:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Film Screening: Alexander Payne's "Nebraska" (2013)

Wednesday, November 26, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113


Energy Seminar: Bill Ritter, founder and director of the Center for the New Energy Economy (CNEE), Colorado State University; former governor of Colorado

Monday, December 1, 2014.  4:15 PM.
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering


German Studies Lecture Series: “A Tiger's Leap into the Past” – Correspondences of Carl Schmitt and Jacob Taubes”

Tuesday, December 2, 2014.  12:00 PM.
260-252


Stanford Humanities Center Presidential Lecture with David Adjaye

Tuesday, December 2, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


Africa Table Social Hour

Wednesday, December 3, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 202, 616 Serra Street


Imagining the Universe: Dr. Mae Jemison

Wednesday, December 3, 2014.  6:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Early Music Singers

Wednesday, December 3, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


CCRMA Fall Concert

Wednesday, December 3, 2014.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA Stage, The Knoll


Chamber Music Showcase

Wednesday, December 3, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Fundamental Themes in Neuroscience - Sabine Kastner

Thursday, December 4, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


NOON CONCERT: Chamber Music Showcase

Thursday, December 4, 2014.  12:15 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Kindness is Contagious Film Screening

Thursday, December 4, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


Indian Literature and Culture in Medieval China: A Focus on Manuscripts from Dunhuang and Turfan

Thursday, December 4, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Main Quad, Bldg. 70, Room 72A1


Stanford Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble

Thursday, December 4, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


A Festival of Lessons and Carols

Friday, December 5, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Stanford Flute Ensemble

Friday, December 5, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Holiday Musicale

Saturday, December 6, 2014.  2:30 PM.
Memorial Church


A Festival of Lessons and Carols

Saturday, December 6, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Music 323 Presents the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet

Monday, December 8, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Stanford Baroque Soloists

Wednesday, December 10, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Fundamental Themes in Neuroscience - Peter Jonas

Thursday, December 11, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Annual Messiah Sing / Play Along

Friday, December 12, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Robert Huw Morgan, organ

Sunday, December 14, 2014.  2:30 PM.
Memorial Church


“Loose in Some Real Tropics”: Robert Rauschenberg's “Stoned Moon” Series, 1969–70

Ongoing every day from December 24, 2014 through March 16, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


David Pritchard (Queensland)

Monday, January 12, 2015.  5:15 PM.
Stanford Classics Department


What Matters to Me & Why - Cindy Ng

Wednesday, January 14, 2015.  12:00 PM.
The Sanctuary in the Center for Inter-Religious Community, Learning and Experiences (CIRCLE) at Old Union, 3rd Floor


Tincture of Humor: The Lighter Side of Medicine

Thursday, January 15, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium


Donna Zuckerberg (Palo Alto)

Tuesday, January 20, 2015.  5:15 PM.
Stanford Classics Department


She Who Tells a Story: Women Photographers from Iran and the Arab World

Ongoing every day from January 28, 2015 through May 4, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


What Matters to Me & Why - Faith Kazmi

Wednesday, February 4, 2015.  12:00 PM.
The Sanctuary in the Center for Inter-Religious Community, Learning and Experiences (CIRCLE) at Old Union, 3rd Floor


Polyvocal Hindustan: Literatures, Languages, and Publics

Ongoing every day from March 6, 2015 through March 7, 2015.
Stanford Humanities Center Board Room