humanities

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


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)


Cognition & Language Workshop - Dave Kleinschmidt

Thursday, October 2, 2014.  4:00 PM.
Margaret Jacks Hall, Building 460, Room 126 - Greenberg Room


Dave Eggers In Conversation with Tobias Wolff

Thursday, October 2, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Encina Hall Bechtel Conference Center


CCRMA Transitions

Thursday, October 2, 2014.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA Courtyard, The Knoll


Party on the Edge

Thursday, October 2, 2014.  9:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, 328 Lomita Drive, Stanford


CLAS Lecture Series:"¿Qué desafíos plantea la actual calidad de la educación en América Latina?"

Friday, October 3, 2014.  1:15 PM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row


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


Science Storytelling and the Paradox of Suspense

Monday, October 6, 2014.  11:45 AM.
CERAS #101


Energy Seminar: Holmes Hummel, Answering Calls of Our Time: Energy Technology Transitions and Equity

Monday, October 6, 2014.  4:15 PM.
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering


Infanticide and a Reverse Fertility Transition in Japan, 1790-1920

Monday, October 6, 2014.  4:15 PM.
Lathrop East Asia Library, Room 224


Hegel, Humane Colonialism and the Genealogies of Portuguese Exceptionalism

Monday, October 6, 2014.  4:15 PM.
260-252


Aural Architecture Seminar with Ruth Webb

Monday, October 6, 2014.  5:15 PM.
Cummings Art Building, Room 103 435 Lasuen Mall, Stanford


Thomas McNeely & Angela Pneuman Reading

Monday, October 6, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Terrace Room, 4th floor, Margaret Jacks Hall


Ruth Webb (Lille), The body of the Pantomime dancer: Between presence and representation

Tuesday, October 7, 2014.  5:00 PM.
Bldg. 110, Rm. 112


Teena Purohit: "Minorities within the Minority: Who is /is not Muslim according to Muhammad Iqbal"

Wednesday, October 8, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Africa Table: "Even the Wood was Cut for Them": Ngaran Encounters with the Rwanda Crisis, 1994-2000

Wednesday, October 8, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 202


New Approaches to Market Segmentation

Wednesday, October 8, 2014.  3:30 PM.
101 CERAS


Danielle Allen | Education and Equality: Two Concepts of Education (Lecture 1)

Wednesday, October 8, 2014.  5:30 PM.
TBA


Film Screening: Walter Salles' "Central Station" (1998)

Wednesday, October 8, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113


Inaugural Symposium of the Stanford Neurosciences Institute

Ongoing every day from October 9, 2014 through October 10, 2014.
Huang Engineering Center, Floor 3, Room 300


Danielle Allen | Discussion of Lecture 1

Thursday, October 9, 2014.  10:00 AM.
TBA


New Perspectives on the American Revolution: The View from George Washington, Cuba

Thursday, October 9, 2014.  4:00 PM.
Bldg. 200, Room 307 (History corner)


The Forgotten Origins of the Modern Humanities: An evening with historian James Turner

Thursday, October 9, 2014.  5:00 PM.
Humanities Center, Board Room, 424 Santa Teresa Street, Stanford


GUEST LECTURE: "The Bodily Ascension of Garrick to Heaven," Professor Joseph Roach of Yale University

Thursday, October 9, 2014.  5:00 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall


Danielle Allen | Education and Equality: Participatory Readiness (Lecture 2)

Thursday, October 9, 2014.  5:30 PM.
TBA


Alternative Comics: Through the Eyes of the Hernandez Brothers

Thursday, October 9, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Annenberg Auditorium, Cummings Art Building


29th Annual Johnson Symposium

Friday, October 10, 2014.  8:00 AM.
Braun Auditorium


Danielle Allen | Discussion of Lecture 2

Friday, October 10, 2014.  9:00 AM.
TBA


NOON CONCERT: Excelsa Quartet

Friday, October 10, 2014.  12:15 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


CLAS Lecture Series: "Latinos Living in a Mobile Park Home in Palo Alto"

Friday, October 10, 2014.  1:15 PM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row


Política poética en la Barcelona modernista: Rubén Darío y Santiago Rusiñol

Monday, October 13, 2014.  12:00 PM.
260-252


Energy Seminar: Bob Litterman, Pricing Carbon Emissions

Monday, October 13, 2014.  4:15 PM.
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering


A Reading by Allan Gurganus, Part of the Lane Lecture Series

Monday, October 13, 2014.  8:00 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 616 Serra St.


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.


"Seeds from an Ancient Tree: Cultivating Buddhist Monastic Life in the West"

Tuesday, October 14, 2014.  6:45 PM.
TBA


UG Research Grants and Summer Opportunities Info. Session!

Wednesday, October 15, 2014.  11:30 AM.
BLDG 50- 51A


Janaki Bakhle: "Poetry as the Archive of the Popular"

Wednesday, October 15, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


Film Screening: Robert Frank, "Cocksucker Blues"

Wednesday, October 15, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Annenberg Auditorium


Film Screening: Claudia Sainte-Luce's "The Amazing Catfish" (2013)

Wednesday, October 15, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113


Why More War? The U.S.,the 'Islamic State," and Popular Support for Military Intervention

Wednesday, October 15, 2014.  7:00 PM.
Bldg 420, Jordan Hall - Room 41


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)


Sexual Harassment and Barriers to Advancement: What Has Changed Since the 1990s?

Thursday, October 16, 2014.  8:15 AM.
Paul Brest Hall, Munger Graduate Residences


Fundamental Themes in Neuroscience - Randy Buckner

Thursday, October 16, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Studio Lecture Series with Sam Durant

Thursday, October 16, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Cummings Art Building, AR2


Invited Lecture: Daniel Martin, Ph.D. on Compassionate Leaders & Organizations: Building Community

Thursday, October 16, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Room G101 at Knight Management Center


Shevchenko and His Readers

Thursday, October 16, 2014.  6:00 PM.
Pigott Hall


CLAS Lecture Series: “José Martí: Writing About Race”

Friday, October 17, 2014.  1:15 PM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row


Suzanne Marchand (LSU) - 'The Great War and the Ancient World'

Friday, October 17, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Stanford Humanities Center


Masterclass with Elisabeth Wright

Saturday, October 18, 2014.  9:30 AM.
Braun Music Center, Room 103


Stanford Philharmonia Orchestra with the Fratello Marionettes: Carnival of the Animals -- SOLD OUT!

Saturday, October 18, 2014.  3:00 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


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


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


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


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

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


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

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


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

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


Founders' Celebration 2014

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


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


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


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

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


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

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.
TBA


Masterclass with Stephen Salters, baritone

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


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)


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

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


2014 Alexander Dallin Lecture

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


"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


“Thomas Jefferson's Qur'an: Islam and the Founders” by Denise Spellberg (University of Texas)

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


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


Stanford Wind Ensemble

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


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


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


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


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


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.
TBA


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

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


CANCELED - 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


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


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


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

Tuesday, December 9, 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


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


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


Medicine and the Muse: An Arts and Medical Humanities Symposium

Thursday, April 16, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge