literary arts

The Dancing Sowei: Performing Beauty in Sierra Leone

Ongoing every day from March 21, 2018 through April 29, 2019.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Do Ho Suh: The Spaces in Between — ongoing exhibition

Ongoing every day from May 10, 2018 through January 1, 2020.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Painting Nature in the American Gilded Age

Ongoing every day from September 5, 2018 through August 25, 2019.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


“I AM AN…,”

Ongoing every day from November 14, 2018 through September 1, 2019.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, Main Lobby


Josiah McElheny: Island Universe

Ongoing every day from February 23, 2019 through August 18, 2019.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, Freidenrich Family Gallery


STRAY: A GRAPHIC TONE

Ongoing every day from February 23, 2019 through June 16, 2019.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, Pigott Family Gallery


Kerry Tribe: The Elusive Word

Ongoing every day from February 23, 2019 through September 30, 2019.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center


The Medium Is the Message: Art since 1950

Ongoing every day from February 23, 2019 through August 18, 2019.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, Pigott Family Gallery


Richard Serra's Sequence -- Now on View

Ongoing every day from January 28, 2019 through January 1, 2021.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center


Stegner Fellow Reading with Sterling HolyWhiteMountain and sam sax

Wednesday, April 24, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall


Spirituality Dinner

Ongoing every week from March 20, 2019 through February 12, 2020.  7:15 PM.
Graduate Community Center, Bogota Room


Cafecito Quechua

Ongoing from January 16, 2019 through May 29, 2019. See details for exact dates and times.
Bolivar House, 582 Alvarado Row, Stanford, CA


The Workshop on Literature & Theory in India- Neha Kamdar-Chaudhury

Thursday, April 25, 2019.  4:30 PM.
Rm 216, Bldg 260


A Company of Authors

Saturday, April 27, 2019.  1:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall


Another Look Book Club: Madame de LaFayette's "The Princesse de Clèves"

Wednesday, May 1, 2019.  7:30 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center


"Jewish Diasporism between Negative Identity and Political Vulnerability: The Politics of Adaptation, Resistance, Catastrophe, and Exit in the Polish Jewish 1930s" with Ken Moss

Thursday, May 2, 2019.  5:30 PM.
Building 200, Room 307


"Di koykhes fun der kultur, un di grenetsn derfun: di yidishe kultur kegn dem aynbrokh fun der tsukunft un dem ikh in di 1930ike yorn (vegn Helena Khatskels, Mikhl Burshtin, Manger, Grade, Vaynraykh, Glatshteyn un andere)" with Ken Moss

Friday, May 3, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Building 360, Conference Room


Helen Morales (UC Santa Barbara), "Nakedness and protest from Lysistrata to Brexit"

Friday, May 3, 2019.  12:15 PM.
110-112


Ian Watt Lecture: Rita Felski

Friday, May 3, 2019.  5:00 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall


The Living Odyssey: An Evening with Madeline Miller and Martin Shaw

Tuesday, May 7, 2019.  7:30 PM.
Cemex Auditorium


In Conversation with Gil Hovav

Wednesday, May 8, 2019.  7:00 PM.
Kehillah Hall - Ziff Center at the Koret Pavillion - Hillel @ Stanford


"Imagining the Faces of God: The Contribution of Kabbalah and the Zohar to Jewish Religious Language" with Melila Hellner-Eshed

Thursday, May 9, 2019.  6:00 PM.
Building 460, 4th floor, Terrace Room (426)


Emotional Escapes: Affective Sites and Spaces of Cultural Dissent in Iran

Thursday, May 9, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Geology Corner, Building 320, Room 105, 450 Serra Mall


Stanford Writers in Conversation: An Evening with Lysley Tenorio

Thursday, May 9, 2019.  7:30 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall


Scott Weiss (Stanford), "Brith of the Grotesque: dynamics of display in Neronian art and literature"

Monday, May 13, 2019.  9:00 AM.
Bldg. 110, Rm. 112


A Reading with Rebecca Solnit, the Stein Visiting Writer

Monday, May 13, 2019.  8:00 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall


Diving Into Digital

Tuesday, May 14, 2019.  4:30 PM.
Green Library, Bing Wing, 2nd floor, Rotunda


"Kosher Soul" with Michael Twitty

Wednesday, May 15, 2019.  7:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall


Stephen Kidd (Brown), "Plato's Play and the Tragic Paradox"

Friday, May 17, 2019.  12:15 PM.
110-112


Rough Magic: Riding the World's Loneliest Horse Race

Monday, May 20, 2019.  12:00 PM.
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall


A Reading with Grady Chambers and Edgar Kunz

Wednesday, May 22, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Terrace Room, 4th floor, Margaret Jacks Hall


Medieval Matters: Historical Fiction and the Anachronistic Style

Wednesday, May 22, 2019.  7:30 PM.
TBA


Russia and Iran in the Qajar Period: Uneasy Neighbors

Thursday, May 23, 2019.  6:30 PM.
Geology Corner, Building 320, Room 105, 450 Serra Mall


Adrienne Rich: A Celebration of Her Poems

Thursday, May 23, 2019.  7:30 PM.
TBA


The Workshop on Literature & Theory in India- Professor Shonaleeka Kaul

Tuesday, May 28, 2019.  4:30 PM.
Rm 216, Bldg 260


Walking the High Sierra: An Evening with Gary Snyder and Tom Killion

Wednesday, May 29, 2019.  7:30 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium, GSB Knight Management Center


"1919-1929: Dissecting a Decade of Violence in Jewish History" with Elissa Bemporad

Thursday, May 30, 2019.  5:00 PM.
Building 200, Room 307


George Frideric Handel: Acis and Galatea

Ongoing from May 31, 2019 through June 1, 2019. See details for exact dates and times.
Toyon Hall


Mark Dion: Artist in Residence

Ongoing every day from September 18, 2019 through January 1, 2021.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, Stanford Family Room


Jordan Casteel: Returning the Gaze

Ongoing every day from September 29, 2019 through January 5, 2020.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center


Contemplation By Design Summit

Ongoing from October 30, 2019 through November 7, 2019. See details for exact dates and times.
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