literary arts

The Crown under the Hammer: Russia, Romanovs, Revolution

Ongoing every day from October 18, 2017 through March 4, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive & Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion


In Dialogue: African Arts--ongoing

Ongoing every day from September 15, 2017 through March 31, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Earthly Hollows: Cave and Kiln Transformations

Ongoing every day from October 21, 2017 through March 18, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


The Buddha's Word @ Stanford

Ongoing every day from October 21, 2017 through March 18, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


About Face: Intimacy and Abstraction in Photographic Portraits

Ongoing every day from November 1, 2017 through March 4, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


The Matter of Photography in the Americas

Ongoing every day from February 7, 2018 through April 30, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Working Metal in 20th-Century Sculpture

Ongoing every day from January 31, 2018 through April 30, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Framing in Time: Photographs from the Cantor Arts Center Reimagined

Ongoing every day from January 25, 2018 through May 28, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Tinker Conference - Sujetos del latinoamericanismo: actores, redes y teorías

Saturday, February 24, 2018.  9:00 AM.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row, Stanford, CA


Alex Ross on Leonard Bernstein, Subversive All American

Monday, February 26, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall Studio


Author Julie Lythcott-Haims on Mixed Race Identity, Racism, and What it Takes to Thrive

Thursday, March 1, 2018.  05:15 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall, Building 460, 4th floor


Early Modern Intermediality International Conference

Ongoing every day from March 2, 2018 through March 3, 2018.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


An Afternoon of Jewish Humor: The Jokes, the Comics, the Stories, and Their Interpretations

Sunday, March 4, 2018.  2:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium, Knight Management Center


Taming the Shamanic Impulse: The Emergence of the Hasidic Master with Rabbi Arthur Green

Tuesday, March 6, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Building 460, Terrace Room (4th floor)


Food, Memoir, and Narrative: The Story Only You Can Tell

Tuesday, March 6, 2018.  7:00 PM.
The William R. Hewlett Teaching Center, Room 200 (Hewlett 200)


Intimate Brushes: Manuscript Exchange between Korean and Chinese Intellectual Communities in the late 18th and Early 19th Centuries

Thursday, March 8, 2018.  4:30 PM.
East Asia Library, Room 224, 518 Memorial Way


A Reflection on My Last Novel: Ask the Mirror

Thursday, March 8, 2018.  6:30 PM.
Building 320, room 105


Redemptive Hope in the Age of Trump with Akiba Lerner

Friday, March 9, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Building 360, Conference Room


The missing Self in the Selfie

Friday, March 9, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Havana Room, Graduate Community Center, 750 Escondido Road, Stanford, CA 94035


A Conversation with Aimee Bender

Monday, March 12, 2018.  7:00 PM.
Stanford Humanites Center, Levinthal Hall


Art Focus Lecture | The Art of Dante's Divine Comedy

Wednesday, March 14, 2018.  4:15 PM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium


The Dancing Sowei: Performing Beauty in Sierra Leone

Ongoing every day from March 21, 2018 through December 21, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Betray the Secret: Humanity in the Age of Frankenstein

Ongoing every day from April 4, 2018 through August 5, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Jewish Museums in Europe: Cabinets of Curiosities or Theatres of History with Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett

Tuesday, April 17, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Building 460, Terrace Room (4th floor)


Is AI the New Frankenstein? with Ken Goldberg

Tuesday, April 17, 2018.  5:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall


Hidden Beneath Diebenkorn's "Window"

Ongoing every day from April 18, 2018 through August 12, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


2018 Medicine & the Muse Symposium

Wednesday, April 18, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Berg Hall at Li Ka Shing Center


A Reading with Ron Carlson, the Stein Visiting Writer

Wednesday, April 18, 2018.  8:00 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall


Health Humanities Consortium Conference

Ongoing from April 20, 2018 through April 22, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Stanford University


International Health Humanities Consortium Conference 2018

Ongoing every day from April 20, 2018 through April 22, 2018.  7:30 AM.
Li Ka Shing Center


Languages About Music: 2018 Stanford Graduate Music Colloquium

Saturday, April 21, 2018.  9:30 AM.
East Asia Library and CCRMA


Hisham Matar Reading, part of the Lane Lecture Series

Monday, April 23, 2018.  8:00 PM.
TBA


"Denial", History on Trial: My Day in Court with David Irving with Deborah Lipstadt

Monday, April 30, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall


The Polish Roots of Right-Wing Zionism with Daniel Heller

Tuesday, May 8, 2018.  5:00 PM.
TBD


The Ruined House with Ruby Namdar

Thursday, May 10, 2018.  5:00 PM.
TBD


When Vilna was Young: Vilna's Last Generation with Justin Cammy

Monday, May 14, 2018.  6:00 PM.
TBD


What the Future Holds: In Conversation with Walter Mosley

Tuesday, May 15, 2018.  7:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium (tentative)


Making Hungary Great Again: State Building, Mass Violence, and the Irony of Global Holocaust Memory in Twentieth-Century Europe with Raz Segal

Monday, May 21, 2018.  5:00 PM.
TBD


墨境 Ink Worlds: Contemporary Chinese Painting from the Collection of Akiko Yamazaki and Jerry Yang

Ongoing every day from May 23, 2018 through September 3, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


The Origin of the Jews: The Quest for Roots in a Rootless Age with Steven P. Weitzman

Thursday, May 24, 2018.  5:00 PM.
TBD