humanities

Revolutions in Eastern Europe: The Rise of Democracy, 1989-1990

Ongoing from March 11, 2014 through September 20, 2014. See details for exact dates and times.
Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion, located next to Hoover Tower, Stanford University


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


danceroom Spectroscopy

Ongoing from September 4, 2014 through September 20, 2014. See details for exact dates and times.
Stanford Art Gallery


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


Testing the Boundaries: Wendingen 1918-1932

Ongoing every weekday (M-F) from June 10, 2014 through September 19, 2014.
Art & Architecture Library


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)


Computing, Imagination and Identity in Phantasmal Media

Thursday, September 18, 2014.  5:00 PM.
Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, 75 Alta Road


Robert Frank Weekend Tours

Ongoing from September 20, 2014 through January 4, 2015. See details for exact dates and times.
Cantor Arts Center (meet in Main Lobby)


Stanford On Avon

Sunday, September 21, 2014.  3:00 PM.
Toyon Hall


Energy Seminar: Dian Grueneich, Developing the Next Generation of Energy Efficiency

Monday, September 22, 2014.  4:15 PM.
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering


Hitler - Beneš - Tito: Conflict, War and Genocide in East Central and South East Europe

Monday, September 22, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Pigott Hall


Doctors and Patients: What We Learn from Each Other

Thursday, September 25, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium (In Courtyard of BioEx building, circular structure with stairs leading down to the auditorium.)


A Woman Politician in the Cold War Balkans: From Biography to History

Friday, September 26, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


CLAS Lecture Series: “Strangers all Around: Immigration and the Transformation of the Individual American”

Friday, September 26, 2014.  1:15 PM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row


Robert Huw Morgan, organ

Friday, September 26, 2014.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Energy Seminar: Rob Jackson, The Environmental Footprint of Unconventional Natural Gas and Hydraulic Fracturing

Monday, September 29, 2014.  4:15 PM.
NVIDIA auditorium, Huang Engineering


All Tomorrow's Parties

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


Europe-Russia Relations: The Impact of EU Expansion

Tuesday, September 30, 2014.  3:00 PM.
Fisher Conference Center, Arrillaga Alumni Center


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)


Sunaina Maira: "“More Delicate Than a Flower, Yet Harder Than a Rock”: Youth Activism and Human Rights"

Wednesday, October 1, 2014.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 208


CCRMA Transitions

Wednesday, October 1, 2014.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA Courtyard, The Knoll


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


Energy Seminar: Holmes Hummel, founder, Clean Energy Works

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


Aural Architecture Seminar with Ruth Webb

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


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


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

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


Danielle Allen | Discussion of Lecture 1

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


Event with James Turner

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


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


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.
Location TBA


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.


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


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)


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


Shevchenko and His Readers

Thursday, October 16, 2014.  5:30 PM.
Pigott Hall


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


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

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


Bing Nursery School Performance Series: Stanford Philharmonia Orchestra with the Fratello Marionettes

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


Elisabeth Wright, harpsichord: Tender and Passionate Gestures

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


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


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


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


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


Masterclass with Stephen Salters, baritone

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


2014 Alexander Dallin Lecture

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


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


Aural Architecture Seminar with Vasileios Marinis

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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Stanford Humanities Center Presidential Lecture with David Adjaye

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


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


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


Polyvocal Hindustan: Literatures, Languages, and Publics

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