humanities

Exhibition

The Medium Is the Message: Art since 1950

Ongoing from February 23, 2019 – January 31, 2021. 11:00 am

Cantor Arts Center, Pigott Family Gallery

Exhibition

Richard Serra's Sequence

Ongoing from January 28, 2019 – January 1, 2021. 11:00 am

Cantor Arts Center

Exhibition

The Melancholy Museum: Love, Death, and Mourning at Stanford. A Mark Dion Project

Ongoing from September 18, 2019 – January 1, 2021. 11:00 am

Cantor Arts Center, Stanford Family Room

Canceled

Public Tour | Outdoor Sculpture Walk, Museum

Ongoing from April 19, 2020 – December 20, 2020. 11:30 am

Meet at the entrance of the Cantor Arts Center, 328 Lomita Drive

Lecture / Reading

University Public Worship

Sunday, September 20, 2020. 12:00 pm

Online

Tour

Anderson Collection Public Tour

Ongoing from September 29, 2018 – December 31, 2020. 12:30 pm

Anderson Collection at Stanford University

Canceled

Public Tour | Cantor Highlights

Ongoing from March 8, 2020 – December 27, 2020. 1:00 pm

Cantor Arts Center

Lecture / Reading

Stanford Community Hour

Ongoing from May 31, 2020 – April 4, 2021. 01:00 pm

Zoom

Performance

Quarantine Sessions: A Distributed Electroacoustic Network Improvisation

Sunday, September 20, 2020. 1:00 pm

online

Canceled

Public Tour | Papua New Guinea Sculpture Walk

Ongoing from April 19, 2020 – December 20, 2020. 2:00 pm

Meet at the Papua New Guinea Sculpture Garden, at the corner of Santa Teresa & Lomita Drive.

Tour

Anderson Collection Public Tour

Ongoing from September 29, 2018 – December 31, 2020. 2:30 pm

Anderson Collection at Stanford University

Exhibition

Say Their Names - No More Names

Ongoing from September 4, 2020 – June 15, 2021

Green Libary and online

Seminar

METRICS AT WORK: JOURNALISM AND THE CONTESTED MEANING OF ALGORITHMS by Angèle Christin

Monday, September 21, 2020. 1:00 pm

Online Webinar via Zoom

Seminar

Energy Seminar: Sara Neff

Monday, September 21, 2020. 4:00 pm

Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3Fsp6opjSn6ZOQuG9SFBag

Lecture / Reading

Democracy Matters: The Challenges Posed by COVID-19 —and What Policy Makers Can Do About It

Tuesday, September 22, 2020. 12:30 pm

Zoom Webinar

Lecture / Reading

Tuesday Race Talks with Stanford's Center for Racial Justice: Reimagining Policing

Tuesday, September 22, 2020. 12:45 pm

Online

Lecture / Reading

Introduction to R: Digital Tools and Methods for the Humanities and Social Sciences

Tuesday, September 22, 2020. 1:00 pm

Zoom

Lecture / Reading

How Change Comes: Knowledge + Justice in 2020 | Lecture by Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra

Wednesday, September 23, 2020. 11:00 am

Online only

Lecture / Reading

The Potential of the Past as Playground: Archaeology and Video Games

Wednesday, September 23, 2020. 12:00 pm

Zoom

Tour

Anderson Collection Public Tour

Ongoing from October 3, 2018 – December 30, 2020. 12:30 pm

Anderson Collection at Stanford University

Canceled

Public Tour | Cantor Highlights

Ongoing from March 11, 2020 – December 30, 2020. 1:00 pm

Cantor Arts Center

Seminar

Racial Justice and Climate Justice: A Conversation with Activist Elizabeth Yeampierre

Wednesday, September 23, 2020. 4:00 pm

ONLINE-ONLY EVENT. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Religious Event

Gita Wisdom

Ongoing from April 1, 2020 – September 30, 2020. 7:20 pm

Online on Zoom (Every Wednesday)

Lecture / Reading

Muslim Women and Political Leadership

Thursday, September 24, 2020. 10:00 am

Zoom webinar

Lecture / Reading

Jihad, Empire, and the Challenge of Solidarity

Thursday, September 24, 2020. 12:00 pm

Zoom

Canceled

Public Tour | Cantor Highlights

Ongoing from March 12, 2020 – December 31, 2020. 1:00 pm

Cantor Arts Center

Conference / Symposium

Conceptualizing Justice Across Academic Disciplines

Thursday, September 24, 2020. 4:30 pm

Zoom

Seminar

Margot Gerritsen on "Computational Mathematics gives you wings"

Thursday, September 24, 2020. 6:00 pm

Zoom

Screening

Camera as Witness Presents documentary CAPTURING GRACE

Thursday, September 24, 2020. 7:00 pm

Zoom

Conference / Symposium

The Third Annual Duke-Stanford Philosophy & Literature Graduate Conference: In & Out of Context

Friday, September 25, 2020

Online

Lecture / Reading

How Change Comes: Knowledge + Justice in 2020 | Conversation with Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra

Friday, September 25, 2020. 11:00 am

Online only

Conference / Symposium

Can We Rebuild Social Cohesion in the U.S.?

Friday, September 25, 2020. 11:00 am

Live Webcast

Canceled

Public Tour | Cantor Highlights

Ongoing from March 6, 2020 – December 25, 2020. 1:00 pm

Cantor Arts Center

Exhibition

Virtual Exhibition Opening: Data Visualization and the Modern Imagination

Friday, September 25, 2020. 2:45 pm

Online via Zoom

Conference / Symposium

The Third Annual Duke-Stanford Philosophy & Literature Graduate Conference: In & Out of Context

Saturday, September 26, 2020

Online

Canceled

Public Tour | Cantor Highlights

Ongoing from March 7, 2020 – December 26, 2020. 1:00 pm

Cantor Arts Center

Canceled

Public Tour | Memorial Church

Ongoing from April 26, 2020 – November 29, 2020. 11:30 am

Meet at the church entrance in the Main Quad

Lecture / Reading

University Public Worship

Sunday, September 27, 2020. 12:00 pm

Online

Seminar

Energy Seminar: Macro-Energy Systems: Toward a New Discipline

Monday, September 28, 2020. 4:00 pm

Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3Fsp6opjSn6ZOQuG9SFBag

Seminar

SCBE Seminar: Keith Wailoo, The Ethical Predicament of Genetic Innovation

Tuesday, September 29, 2020. 10:00 am

Zoom - Registration Required, link below

Lecture / Reading

Democracy Matters: How the Pandemic is Changing the Economy

Tuesday, September 29, 2020. 12:30 pm

Zoom Webinar

Lecture / Reading

Tuesday Race Talks with Stanford's Center for Racial Justice: The Right to Vote and the Right to Rep

Tuesday, September 29, 2020. 12:45 pm

Online

Lecture / Reading

Introduction to Python: Digital Tools and Methods for the Humanities and Social Sciences

Tuesday, September 29, 2020. 1:00 pm

Zoom tbd

Class

Stanford 2020 Contemplation By Design Summit

Wednesday, September 30, 2020. 12:00 pm

online

Lecture / Reading

CBD 2020: Renewing Resilience & Respect: Contemplative Skills for Personal and National Well-being

Wednesday, September 30, 2020. 12:00 pm

online

Lecture / Reading

Castra, quasi casta? Women and children in the archaeology of Roman military communities

Wednesday, September 30, 2020. 12:00 pm

Zoom

Seminar

Bodies and Pain: Reflections on History, Policy, and the Changing Market for Racial Science

Wednesday, September 30, 2020. 4:00 pm

ONLINE-ONLY EVENT. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED LINK WILL BE PROVIDED WEEK OF THE EVENT

Lecture / Reading

Contemplative Resources for Dialogue: Spirituality, Nonviolent Communication & Relational Awareness

Wednesday, September 30, 2020. 7:00 pm

online

Seminar

Stanford 2020 Contemplation By Design Summit

Thursday, October 1, 2020. 7:30 am

online

Seminar

CBD 2020: iPause Morning Guided Meditation, session 1 with Tia Rich, PhD

Thursday, October 1, 2020. 7:30 am

online

Seminar

CBD2020: Becoming Conscious of Unconscious Bias:Contemplative practice to deepen respect & inclusion

Thursday, October 1, 2020. 12:00 pm

online

Lecture / Reading

Ayesha Jalal"Being Muslim: Ghalib's Poetic Illuminations in Post-1857 Delhi"

Thursday, October 1, 2020. 12:00 pm

Zoom Webinar

Lecture / Reading

Fireside Chat with Kristin Neff

Thursday, October 1, 2020. 12:30 pm

At your computer/device

Lecture / Reading

CBD 2020: new America: Race & Restoring The Democracy That Never Was

Thursday, October 1, 2020. 7:00 pm

online

Seminar

Stanford 2020 Contemplation By Design Summit

Friday, October 2, 2020. 7:15 am

online

Lecture / Reading

Books at the Center: What We Talk About When We Talk About Books

Friday, October 2, 2020. 12:00 pm

This is a virtual event. Register below to access Zoom information.

Lecture / Reading

CBD 2020: The Inner Life of Martin Luther King, Jr.: Between Doubt and Commitment

Friday, October 2, 2020. 12:30 pm

online

Lecture / Reading

CBD 2020: Liberation Through Love and Rage

Friday, October 2, 2020. 6:30 pm

online

Seminar

CBD 2020: Working for Freedom on All Fronts: The Radical Dharma Framework for Liberation

Saturday, October 3, 2020. 11:00 am

online

Conference / Symposium

"Religion, Pain, and Selfhood: Buddhist Studies and Anthropology in Conversation"

Saturday, October 3, 2020. 1:00 pm

Virtual. By Invitation Only.

Religious Event

Contemplation by Design: University Public Worship featuring The Rev. Charles L. Howard, PhD

Sunday, October 4, 2020. 12:00 pm

Online

Religious Event

Contemplation by Design: University Public Worship Talk Back with The Rev. Charles L. Howard, PhD

Sunday, October 4, 2020. 1:00 pm

Online

Canceled

Public Tour | Outdoor Sculpture Walk, Campus

Ongoing from May 3, 2020 – December 6, 2020. 2:00 pm

Meet at the entrance to the Main Quad where The Oval meets Serra Street

Lecture / Reading

CBD 2020: Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art

Sunday, October 4, 2020. 4:00 pm

online

Class

CBD 2020: iPause Morning Guided Meditation session 3 with Dominique Del Chiaro

Monday, October 5, 2020. 7:30 am

online

Seminar

Healthy Planet, Healthy People: The Impact of Climate Change on Vector-borne Diseases

Monday, October 5, 2020. 12:00 pm

Webinar

Seminar

Advancing California Towards a 100% Clean Energy Future Through Research, Janea A. Scott

Monday, October 5, 2020. 4:30 pm

Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3Fsp6opjSn6ZOQuG9SFBag

Seminar

CBD 2020:Deliberative Democracy, Social Learning, and Conscious Conversation for Wise Foreign Policy

Monday, October 5, 2020. 7:00 pm

online

Class

CBD 2020: Summon the Hero Within: the power of mindset for dealing with change

Tuesday, October 6, 2020. 12:00 pm

online

Lecture / Reading

Democracy Matters: Inequality and the American Dream

Tuesday, October 6, 2020. 12:30 pm

Zoom Webinar

Lecture / Reading

Fireside Chat with Karith Foster

Tuesday, October 6, 2020. 12:30 pm

At your computer/device

Lecture / Reading

Data Management Best Practices: Digital Tools and Methods for the Humanities and Social Sciences

Tuesday, October 6, 2020. 1:00 pm

Zoom tbd

Performance

CBD 2020: P.E.A.C.E. Concert by Stanford Talisman A Cappella group

Tuesday, October 6, 2020. 7:15 pm

online

Seminar

Closing the Race Gap in Climate Science

Wednesday, October 7, 2020. 4:00 pm

ONLINE-ONLY EVENT. ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED LINK WILL BE PROVIDED WEEK OF THE EVENT

Lecture / Reading

Film Screening and Panel Discussion: NASRIN

Thursday, October 8, 2020. 10:00 am

Zoom webinar

Conference / Symposium

Slow Loss: Black Feminism & Endurance

Thursday, October 8, 2020. 4:30 pm

Zoom

Social Event

Second Sunday at Home

Sunday, October 11, 2020. 11:00 am

Online

Lecture / Reading

University Public Worship

Sunday, October 11, 2020. 12:00 pm

Online

Lecture / Reading

Community Engaged Research – What it is, What it isn't, and Is it for you?

Monday, October 12, 2020. 11:30 am

Zoom

Seminar

Energy Seminar: Ali Zaidi

Monday, October 12, 2020. 4:00 pm

Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3Fsp6opjSn6ZOQuG9SFBag

Info Session

Stanford Master of Liberal Arts (MLA) Virtual Information Session

Monday, October 12, 2020. 7:00 pm

Virtual Information Session

Lecture / Reading

Democracy Matters: Immigration and the American Dream

Tuesday, October 13, 2020. 12:30 pm

Zoom Webinar

Lecture / Reading

Tuesday Race Talks with Stanford's Center for Racial Justice: The History and Future of Affirmative

Tuesday, October 13, 2020. 12:45 pm

Online

Lecture / Reading

Wendy Hasenkamp: "The Science of Meditation: Overview of Contemplative Science"

Thursday, October 15, 2020

Virtual

Performance

STUCK@HOME, Stanford Medicine Virtual Concert

Ongoing from October 15, 2020 – June 11, 2020. 5:30 pm

ZOOM

Lecture / Reading

University Public Worship

Sunday, October 18, 2020. 12:00 pm

Online

Seminar

Energy Seminar: Cathy Zoi

Monday, October 19, 2020. 4:00 pm

Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3Fsp6opjSn6ZOQuG9SFBag

Lecture / Reading

Presidential Lecture in the Humanities: Achille Mbembe

Tuesday, October 20, 2020. 10:00 am

Online only

Lecture / Reading

Democracy Matters: Diversity, Polarization, and Racial Injustice

Tuesday, October 20, 2020. 12:30 pm

Zoom Webinar

Lecture / Reading

Data Manipulation w/ Python and Pandas: Digital Tools and Methods for Humanities and Social Sciences

Tuesday, October 20, 2020. 1:00 pm

Zoom tbd

Seminar

2020 Shorenstein Journalism Award: Featuring Award Recipient Tom Wright

Tuesday, October 20, 2020. 5:00 pm

Zoom Webinar

Lecture / Reading

In The Gathering Shadows of Material Things

Wednesday, October 21, 2020. 12:00 pm

Virtual

Lecture / Reading

The Redistributed University: Lecture by Sarah Nuttall

Thursday, October 22, 2020. 10:00 am

Online only

Screening

"Speaking Grief" Film Screening

Thursday, October 22, 2020. 4:00 pm

Online

Lecture / Reading

Venerable Miao Guang in Conversation with Professor John Kieschnick

Thursday, October 22, 2020. 7:00 pm

Virtual

Conference / Symposium

Building Aesthetics of Protest

Friday, October 23, 2020. 12:00 pm

Zoom

Lecture / Reading

University Public Worship

Sunday, October 25, 2020. 12:00 pm

Online

Seminar

Energy Seminar: The Future of Energy Research

Monday, October 26, 2020. 4:00 pm

Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3Fsp6opjSn6ZOQuG9SFBag

Lecture / Reading

Democracy Matters: U.S. Health Policy in the COVID-19 Era and Beyond

Tuesday, October 27, 2020. 12:30 pm

Zoom Webinar

Lecture / Reading

Tuesday Race Talks with Stanford's Center for Racial Justice: Qualified Immunity

Tuesday, October 27, 2020. 12:45 pm

Online

Lecture / Reading

What is a Public Intellectual Today: Jelani Cobb

Tuesday, October 27, 2020. 4:00 pm

Zoom Webinar

Lecture / Reading

New Approaches to Slavery and Sex in the Pompeian Household

Wednesday, October 28, 2020. 12:00 pm

Zoom

Lecture / Reading

Revealing History: Voices from the Stanford Oral History Program [VIRTUAL]

Thursday, October 29, 2020. 4:00 pm

VIRTUAL EVENT (PDT). Free and open to the public. Registration required.

Lecture / Reading

University Public Worship

Sunday, November 1, 2020. 12:00 pm

Online

Seminar

Energy Seminar: Rita Baranwal

Monday, November 2, 2020. 4:00 pm

Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3Fsp6opjSn6ZOQuG9SFBag

Conference / Symposium

The Future of Law & Literature

Thursday, November 5, 2020. 4:30 pm

Zoom

Social Event

Second Sunday at Home

Sunday, November 8, 2020. 11:00 am

CANTOR ARTS CENTER & THE ANDERSON COLLECTION

Lecture / Reading

University Public Worship

Sunday, November 8, 2020. 12:00 pm

Online

Seminar

Energy Seminar: Etosha Cave, Opus 12

Monday, November 9, 2020. 4:00 pm

Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3Fsp6opjSn6ZOQuG9SFBag

Lecture / Reading

Democracy Matters: The Election Results and What's Next

Tuesday, November 10, 2020. 12:30 pm

Zoom Webinar

Lecture / Reading

David Germano: "Buddhist Meditation and Higher Education"

Thursday, November 12, 2020

Virtual

Lecture / Reading

University Public Worship

Sunday, November 15, 2020. 12:00 pm

Online

Seminar

Energy Seminar: Lauren Faber O'Connor

Monday, November 16, 2020. 4:00 pm

Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3Fsp6opjSn6ZOQuG9SFBag

Lecture / Reading

Democracy Matters: Big Challenges for the Next Decade

Tuesday, November 17, 2020. 12:30 pm

Zoom Webinar

Lecture / Reading

Fireside Chat with Roshi Joan Halifax

Thursday, November 19, 2020. 12:30 pm

At your computer/device

Lecture / Reading

University Public Worship - Multifaith Gratitude Celebration

Sunday, November 22, 2020. 12:00 pm

Online

Social Event

Second Sunday at Home

Sunday, December 13, 2020. 11:00 am

CANTOR ARTS CENTER & THE ANDERSON COLLECTION

Lecture / Reading

Robbie Kubala on Desire-Satisfaction in Proust

Wednesday, January 20, 2021. 6:00 pm

Zoom

Exhibition

When Home Won't Let You Stay: Migration through Contemporary Art

Ongoing from February 5, 2021 – May 31, 2021. 11:00 am

Cantor Arts Center

Social Event

Second Sunday at Home

Sunday, February 14, 2021. 11:00 am

CANTOR ARTS CENTER & THE ANDERSON COLLECTION

Social Event

Second Sunday at Home

Sunday, March 14, 2021. 11:00 am

CANTOR ARTS CENTER & THE ANDERSON COLLECTION

Exhibition

A Loaded Camera: Gordon Parks

Ongoing from July 28, 2021 – October 3, 2021. 11:00 am

Cantor Arts Center

Exhibition

Paper Chase: Ten Years of Collecting Prints, Drawings, and Photographs at the Cantor

Ongoing from April 6, 2022 – June 12, 2022. 11:00 am

Cantor Arts Center