humanities

Archaeology Exhibit~ From "Curios" to Ambassadors: Changing Roles of the Daggett Collection from Tribes of the Lower Klamath River

Ongoing every day from June 4, 2015 through June 1, 2016.  08:30 AM.
Archaeology center, bldg. 500, room 106


EXHIBITION: Anthony McCall "Leaving (With Two-Minute Silence)"

Ongoing every day from October 6, 2015 through October 16, 2015.  9:00 AM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Andrew J. Bacevich / America's War for the Greater Middle East: Origins and Conduct (Tanner Discussion #1)

Thursday, October 8, 2015.  10:00 AM.
Encina Hall, Oksenberg Room


Joseph Goldyne: Books, Prints & Proofs

Ongoing every day from September 21, 2015 through January 31, 2016.  10:00 AM.
Green Library Bing Wing


EXHIBITION: Comma And...

Ongoing from September 28, 2015 through December 6, 2015. See details for exact dates and times.
Coulter Art Gallery, McMurtry Building


Piranesi's Paestum Thursday Tours

Ongoing from August 27, 2015 through December 17, 2015. See details for exact dates and times.
Cantor Arts Center (meet in Main Lobby)


"Re-Thinking American Jewish Zionist Identity" with Shaul Magid

Thursday, October 8, 2015.  4:15 PM.
Margaret Jacks Hall - Terrace Room


OPENING RECEPTION: Comma And...

Thursday, October 8, 2015.  5:00 PM.
Coulter Art Gallery, McMurtry Building


Andrew J. Bacevich / America's War for the Greater Middle East: Consequences (Tanner Lecture #2)

Thursday, October 8, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Encina Hall, Bechtel Conference Room


Another Look at the Permanent Collection

Ongoing every day from September 9, 2015 through March 21, 2016.
Anderson Collection at Stanford University


30th Annual Johnson Symposium in Organic Chemistry

Friday, October 9, 2015.  8:00 AM.
Braun Auditorium | Department of Chemistry, Stanford University


Yosemite National Park 125th Anniversary exhibit

Ongoing every weekday (M-F) from October 1, 2015 through September 30, 2016.  8:00 AM.
Green Library, 2nd Floor, Human Resources Suite


Stanford University Archives | 50

Ongoing every weekday (M-F) from October 6, 2015 through October 23, 2015.  8:00 AM.
South Lobby, East Wing, Green Library


Andrew J. Bacevich / America's War for the Greater Middle East: Consequences (Tanner Discussion #2)

Friday, October 9, 2015.  10:00 AM.
Encina Hall, Oksenberg Room


Lytics Lab Open House

Friday, October 9, 2015.  3:00 PM.
Barnum Learning Hub


IDA Open House

Friday, October 9, 2015.  3:00 PM.
The Harmony House


Shaolin: Ancient Wisdom in the Modern Age

Friday, October 9, 2015.  4:00 PM.
Paul Brest Hall, Munger Building 4, 555 Salvatierra Walk, Stanford University


The Ecology of Law: Toward a Legal System in Tune with Nature and Community

Friday, October 9, 2015.  4:15 PM.
Florence Moore Hall Main Lounge


Film Screening of "The 5 Powers: Superheroes of Peace"

Friday, October 9, 2015.  6:30 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


Trees of Stanford: A Walk through Time

Saturday, October 10, 2015.  9:00 AM.
Jordan Hall Room 40


Piranesi's Paestum Saturday Tours

Ongoing from August 29, 2015 through December 19, 2015. See details for exact dates and times.
Cantor Arts Center (meet in Main Lobby)


Windhover Saturday Tours

Ongoing from August 1, 2015 through August 26, 2017. See details for exact dates and times.
Meet at Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Sam Morris Way, between Governor's Avenue and Lomita Drive.


Artists at Work Saturday Tours

Ongoing every week from September 19, 2015 through January 23, 2016.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center (meet in Main Lobby)


Family Sundays at the Cantor Arts Center

Ongoing from February 22, 2015 through September 24, 2017. See details for exact dates and times.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Artists at Work Sunday Tours

Ongoing every week from September 20, 2015 through January 24, 2016.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center (meet in Main Lobby)


Shenson Recital Series: Eugene Brancoveanu, baritone, and Laura Dahl, piano

Sunday, October 11, 2015.  2:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Priorities and Best Practices in the Anti-Trafficking Movement

Monday, October 12, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Encina Hall East 409


The Role of the Military in the Political Evolution in Postwar Greece and Turkey (1914-2015)

Monday, October 12, 2015.  3:30 PM.
Encina Hall West, Room 219 (616 Serra Street)


Eugene Brancoveanu, baritone: Voice Masterclass

Monday, October 12, 2015.  4:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Katrin Trüstedt, “A Deeper Gaze into the Human Heart: Schiller's 'Pitaval' and the 'Code Napoleon'”

Tuesday, October 13, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Pigott Hall (Bldg 260), room 252


Literature and Gaming: Exploring the Role of Story in Interactive Media

Tuesday, October 13, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Herrin T175


Lessons from the Pao v. Kleiner Perkins Trial with Lynne Hermle, Kleiner's Lead Trial Counsel

Tuesday, October 13, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Room 290, Stanford Law School


William Winant and Joe Lasqo: Percussion and its Double

Tuesday, October 13, 2015.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA Stage, The Knoll


SINO-US Symposium

Ongoing every day from October 15, 2015 through October 16, 2015.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center


Camera As Witness Presents 18th United Nations Association Film Festival

Ongoing every day from October 15, 2015 through October 25, 2015.
Graduate School of Education (CERAS Bldg Rm.101); Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (Encina Hall); School of Medicine (Li Ka Shing Bldg Rm. LK130)


Clinton Fellowship for Service in India Information Session

Thursday, October 15, 2015.  4:00 PM.
Conference Room, 1st Floor


Nina Ergin, “Ottoman Patrons of Sixteenth-Century Mosques in Istanbul and Their Qur'anic Recitation Programs”

Friday, October 16, 2015.  4:00 PM.
Terrace Room, English Department (Margaret Jacks Hall, Building 460)


Jazz Talk: "New World A-Coming: Jazz and Civil Rights"

Monday, October 19, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Cantor Auditorium


Another Look Book Club - A Month in the Country

Monday, October 19, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall, 616 Serra Street


Nicole Sütterlin, “Poetics of the Wound: A New Take on German Romanticism”

Tuesday, October 20, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Pigott Hall (Bldg 260), room 252


UK London University - Graduate Programs Information Session

Tuesday, October 20, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Conference Room, 1st Floor


The Power of Interactive World-Building to Illuminate Reality

Tuesday, October 20, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Herrin T175


Sasha Abramsky: The House of Twenty Thousand Books

Wednesday, October 21, 2015.  4:30 PM.
History Corner, Bldg. 200 Room 307


Johanna Hanink (Brown): What exactly is reperformance, and what might it mean for classicists?

Wednesday, October 21, 2015.  5:15 PM.
Stanford Classics Department


New Generation Queens: A Zanzibar Soccer Story

Wednesday, October 21, 2015.  6:30 PM.
Jordan Hall 420-041


San Francisco Stories: Judy Yung

Wednesday, October 21, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


Educational Neuroscience: Your Child's Brain and Early Literacy, Bruce McCandliss

Thursday, October 22, 2015.  1:30 PM.
Encina Hall, Bechtel Conference Center


Thomas Piketty / Capital in the 21st Century

Friday, October 23, 2015.  3:30 PM.
Memorial Auditorium


Good to Great: The Stanford GSB at 90

Friday, October 23, 2015.  3:30 PM.
Cemex Auditorium


Robert Huw Morgan, Organ

Friday, October 23, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Founders' Celebration

Sunday, October 25, 2015.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center


What's Next for The Affordable Care Act?, Lanhee Chen, JD '06

Sunday, October 25, 2015.  1:00 PM.
Bishop Auditorium


Art, Race, and Citizenship: Anna Deavere Smith in conversation with Frank Rich

Monday, October 26, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Play Ethics: Values, Virtues, and Videogames

Tuesday, October 27, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Herrin T175


Anna Deavere Smith: Storytelling and Healing

Tuesday, October 27, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Auditorium


Noon Concert: Voice Students of Claire Giovannetti

Wednesday, October 28, 2015.  12:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Between Two Worlds: An Evening with Mira Nair: Film Screening and Conversation

Wednesday, October 28, 2015.  5:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


Piranesi Panel Discussion: "Drawn to Build: Architectural Representation in the Digital Age"

Wednesday, October 28, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Cantor Auditorium


"Little White Lie: A Film about Dual Identity and Family Secrets" with Lacey Schwartz

Wednesday, October 28, 2015.  7:00 PM.
CERAS101


Double Exposure: Russia's Secret Police under the Last Tsars

Ongoing from October 29, 2015 through March 12, 2016. See details for exact dates and times.
Herbert Hoover Memorial Exhibit Pavilion, located next to Hoover Tower


Boren Awards Information Session

Thursday, October 29, 2015.  4:00 PM.
Conference Room, 1st Floor


LECTURE: Steven Ostrow "Zurbarán's cartellino: Artistic Presence and Metapictorial Device"

Thursday, October 29, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novelist, Marilynne Robinson, Speaks on "The American Scholar Now"

Thursday, October 29, 2015.  6:00 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium, 641 Knight Way


Thursday Nights at the Anderson: Artist Talk: Morelab

Thursday, October 29, 2015.  6:30 PM.
Anderson Collection at Stanford University


Afshin Naghouni: Odyssey of an Artist

Thursday, October 29, 2015.  6:30 PM.
Pigott Hall, Building 260, Room 113


Halloween Concert: Stanford Wind Ensemble and Stanford Symphony Orchestra

Saturday, October 31, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Venerable Ajahn Viradhammo: "Reflections on a Monastic Life"

Monday, November 2, 2015.  6:00 PM.
STANFORD HUMANITY CENTER, LEVINTHAL HALL


Rolf-Peter Janz, “Laughter – Promoted and Verboten: With Particular Reference to Nietzsche, Heine and Kafka”

Tuesday, November 3, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Pigott Hall (Bldg 260), room 252


Immersive Virtual Reality and 3D Interaction for Task Performance and Embodiment

Tuesday, November 3, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Herrin T175


Virgins to Villains: My Journey with Shakespeare's Women

Tuesday, November 3, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


What Matters to Me & Why - Connie Wolf

Wednesday, November 4, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Common Room in the Center for Inter-Religious Community, Learning and Experiences (CIRCLE) at Old Union, 3rd Floor


Noon Concert: Flute Students of Alexandra Hawley

Wednesday, November 4, 2015.  12:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Julie Lythcott-Haims / How to Raise an Adult

Thursday, November 5, 2015.  7:00 PM.
TBA


Noon Concert: Piano Students of George Barth and Kumaran Arul (new date)

Friday, November 6, 2015.  12:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Eitner Lecture by Dr. Tony Freeth (University College London): The Antikythera Mechanism: A Shocking Discovery from Ancient Greece.

Friday, November 6, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Stanford Humanities Center


Eighth Annual Bita Prize for Persian Arts

Friday, November 6, 2015.  6:30 PM.
Cemex Auditorium, Knight Building


Stanford Wind Ensemble: Sibelius Festival

Friday, November 6, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Stanford Fall Splash

Ongoing every day from November 7, 2015 through November 8, 2015.  9:00 AM.
Main Quad


Stanford Symphony Orchestra: Sibelius Festival

Saturday, November 7, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Stanford Symphony Orchestra: Sibelius Festival

Sunday, November 8, 2015.  2:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Fresh Perspectives on Diversity – Freeman A. Hrabowski, President of University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Wednesday, November 11, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Berg Hall, Li Ka Shing Center


Noon Concert: Cello Students of Stephen Harrison

Wednesday, November 11, 2015.  12:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Stanford Jazz Orchestra with Carl Allen, drums

Wednesday, November 11, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Animation Trends in Iran after the Revolution

Thursday, November 12, 2015.  6:30 PM.
Pigott Hall, Building 260, Room 113


Noon Concert: Harpsichord Students of Elaine Thornburgh

Friday, November 13, 2015.  12:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Stanford Philharmonia: Music by Rossini, Schubert, and Mendelssohn

Saturday, November 14, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Stanford Chamber Chorale: There Will be Stars

Saturday, November 14, 2015.  8:00 PM.
Memorial Church


Robert Wardy (Cambridge): Philosophical ekphrasis'

Monday, November 16, 2015.  5:15 PM.
Stanford Classics Department


Guns & History: Did Guns Make the Modern World?

Tuesday, November 17, 2015.  4:15 PM.
Lane History Corner, room 307


The Environmental Humanities Seminar 2015-2016: Drought

Tuesday, November 17, 2015.  6:00 PM.
Center for Spatial and Textual Analysis (CESTA) 4th Floor, Wallenberg Hall 450 Serra Mall, Building 160 Stanford University


Fearless: Portraits of LGBT Student Athletes

Tuesday, November 17, 2015.  07:00 PM.
Kissick Auditorium in the Arrillaga Family Sports Center


Noon Concert: Piano Students of Frederick Weldy

Wednesday, November 18, 2015.  12:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Studio Art Faculty Talk: Enrique Chagoya, “The Unpredictable Road to Creation”

Wednesday, November 18, 2015.  5:30 PM.
Cantor auditorium


University Singers

Wednesday, November 18, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Learning Goals, Teaching Excellence, and Course Evaluations

Thursday, November 19, 2015.  12:00 PM.
Paul Brest Hall


Friction Quartet

Friday, November 20, 2015.  12:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Peninsula Symphony Orchestra with Stanford Symphonic Chorus

Friday, November 20, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Peninsula Symphony Orchestra with Stanford Symphonic Chorus

Sunday, November 22, 2015.  2:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Matthew Billman: Senior Voice Recital (New date!)

Sunday, November 29, 2015.  7:00 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Fall Chamber Music Showcase I

Tuesday, December 1, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Fall Chamber Music Showcase II

Wednesday, December 2, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Early Music Singers

Wednesday, December 2, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Wei-Cheng Lin: "Broken Bodies: The Death of Buddhist Icons and Their Changing Ontology in 10th-12th Century China"

Thursday, December 3, 2015.  6:00 PM.
450 SERRA MALL BLDG., 70, ROOM 72A1 STANFORD, CA 94305


Captive Society: The Basij Militia and Social Control in Iran

Thursday, December 3, 2015.  6:30 PM.
Pigott Hall, Building 260, Room 113


Michel Chion (Sorbonne Nouvelle), "From Sound Procession to Sound Traveling: A Musical, Literary, and Cinematic Story"

Friday, December 4, 2015.  4:00 PM.
Humanities Center Board Room


Stanford Flute Ensemble

Friday, December 4, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


A Festival of Lessons and Carols

Friday, December 4, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Holiday Musicale

Saturday, December 5, 2015.  2:30 PM.
Memorial Church


A Festival of Lessons and Carols

Saturday, December 5, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Stanford Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble

Saturday, December 5, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Campbell Recital Hall


Annual Messiah Sing / Play Along

Friday, December 11, 2015.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Francisco Prado-Vilar (Harvard), “Silentium made Visible: The Poetics and Materiality of Silence in Medieval Art”

Friday, January 22, 2016.  4:00 AM.
Humanities Center Board Room


Barney Frank / To Govern is to Choose: Policing the Globe Versus Improving the Quality of Our Lives

Monday, February 8, 2016.  7:00 PM.
TBA


Tracking a Lost Voice: The Chinese Workers on Governor Stanford's Transcontinental Railroad

Thursday, February 18, 2016.  5:00 PM.
History Corner (Building 200, Room 2)


Gabriella Safran, “When Is Vocal Imitation Mockery? Comedy and Ethnography on the 19th-Century Russian Stage”

Friday, February 19, 2016.  4:00 PM.
Humanities Center Board Room


Vincent Barlett, "Rhythm as Form"

Friday, March 4, 2016.  4:00 AM.
Humanities Center Board Room


Anna Friz, “Resonant Subjectivity in Acousmatic and Radio Spaces”

Friday, April 15, 2016.  4:00 PM.
Humanities Center Board Room


Vanessa Chang, “From Playback to Play: Gestural Invention and Digital Music”

Friday, June 3, 2016.  4:00 PM.
Humanities Center Board Room