humanities

Collecting in Life and Death: The Curatorial Legacy of Leland Stanford Jr.

Ongoing every weekday (M-F) from October 21, 2016 through December 29, 2017.  8:30 AM.
488 Escondido Mall, Bldg 500, Stanford, CA 94305


Pacific Links: Currents of Material Connections

Ongoing every weekday (M-F) from June 5, 2017 through May 17, 2018.  8:30 AM.
Stanford Archaeology Center, Bldg. 500, 488 Escondido Mall, Stanford, CA


Peter Koch Printer: a Forty-year Retrospective

Ongoing every day from May 25, 2017 through October 15, 2017.  10:00 AM.
Green Library Bing Wing


Intermezzi: Max Klinger's Staged Interruptions

Ongoing every day from May 10, 2017 through October 22, 2017.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Environmental Exposure: Photography and Ecology after 1970

Ongoing every day from May 24, 2017 through September 18, 2017.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Hope Gangloff Curates Portraiture

Ongoing every day from April 5, 2017 through September 24, 2017.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Modern & Contemporary Art at the Cantor

Ongoing every day from May 12, 2017 through October 23, 2017.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Cantor Arts Center: gallery closures due to Rodin reinstallation

Ongoing every day from May 29, 2017 through September 14, 2017.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Chinese American at Stanford: A Reflexive Archaeology

Ongoing every weekday (M-F) from May 20, 2016 through October 31, 2017.
Stanford Archaeology Center, Bldg. 500, 488 Escondido Mall, Stanford, CA


Constructing a Country Dream: Finds from the Stanfords' Palo Alto Mansion

Ongoing every weekday (M-F) from June 3, 2016 through October 31, 2017.
Stanford Archaeology Center, Bldg. 500, 488 Escondido Mall, Stanford, CA


Artist at Work 2017: Hope Gangloff

Ongoing every day from May 29, 2017 through December 31, 2017.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Words in Characters: Books as Vehicles

Ongoing every day from August 28, 2017 through January 31, 2018.
East Asia Library


Tour of the Anderson Collection

Ongoing every week from July 6, 2016 through December 27, 2017.  12:30 PM.
Anderson Collection at Stanford University


SGS Summer Film Festival: For a Moment, Freedom

Wednesday, September 13, 2017.  7:00 PM.
Geology Corner, Building 320, Room 105


Exhibition: Manuel Neri

Ongoing every day from September 14, 2017 through February 12, 2018.
Anderson Collection


Nina Katchadourian: Curiouser

Ongoing every day from September 15, 2017 through January 7, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Reinstallation of the Cantor's Rodin Galleries--opens September 15, 2017 then ongoing

Ongoing every day from September 15, 2017 through September 9, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Rodin: The Shock of the Modern Body, opens September 15, 2017 then ongoing

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


In Dialogue: African Arts--opens mid-September then 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


Stanford Memorial Church Friday Tour

Ongoing from March 31, 2017 through March 30, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Stanford Memorial Church


Windhover Saturday Tours

Ongoing from September 9, 2017 through August 25, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Windhover


Special Focus Tour of the Anderson Collection

Ongoing every weekend (Sat, Sun) from July 2, 2016 through December 31, 2017.  12:30 PM.
Anderson Collection at Stanford University


SOLD OUT: Conversation: Nina Katchadourian & Veronica Roberts

Saturday, September 16, 2017.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Auditorium


Tour of the Anderson Collection

Ongoing every weekend (Sat, Sun) from July 2, 2016 through December 31, 2017.  2:30 PM.
Anderson Collection at Stanford University


Film Screening: "Snow Day"

Monday, September 18, 2017.  4:30 PM.
Clark Center Auditorium


Collecting in Life and Death: The Curatorial Legacy of Leland Stanford Jr.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017.  5:00 PM.
Stanford Law School, F.I.R. Hall, Room 180, 559 Nathan Abbott Way, Stanford, CA 94305


Careers in Teaching: Beyond the R1 University

Thursday, September 21, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Building 110 (Classics), Room 112


Compassion Cultivation Training | CCT with Robert Cusick

Monday, September 25, 2017.  7:00 PM.
8 Mondays at Li Ka Shing Center


"Blade Runner"

Monday, September 25, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Stanford University CEMEX Auditorium


Compassion Cultivation Training | CCT with Hooria Jazaieri

Thursday, September 28, 2017.  12:00 PM.
8 Thursdays at Li Ka Shing Center


Center on Poverty and Inequality Welcome Reception

Thursday, September 28, 2017.  4:30 PM.
Building 370


Gallery Talk: Nina Katchadourian: Curiouser

Thursday, September 28, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Pigott Family Gallery


Last Thursdays at the Anderson: Film Screening: Herb & Dorothy

Thursday, September 28, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Anderson Collection


Reviel Netz (Stanford) - "Scale, Space, Canon: Parameters of Ancient Literary Practice"

Friday, September 29, 2017.  12:30 PM.
Bldg. 110, Rm. 112


Compassion Cultivation Training | CCT with Robert Cusick

Saturday, September 30, 2017.  10:00 AM.
8 Saturdays at Li Ka Shing Center


Lasting Impressions of Pedro de Lemos: The Centennial Exhibition

Ongoing every day from October 3, 2017 through December 3, 2017.
STANFORD ART GALLERY


Taking Charge of Your Education: Pathways for Humanities PhDs

Wednesday, October 4, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Stanford Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall


"The Golem"

Wednesday, October 4, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Stanford University CEMEX Auditorium


Opening Reception | Lasting Impressions of Pedro de Lemos: The Centennial Exhibition

Thursday, October 5, 2017.  5:00 PM.
STANFORD ART GALLERY


Reiko Ohnuma: "When Animals Speak: Speaking Animals in the Pāli Jātakas"

Thursday, October 5, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Humanities Center


Pegasus Physician Writers: The Body as Temple

Thursday, October 5, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center


A Conversation with Karen Joy Fowler

Thursday, October 5, 2017.  7:00 PM.
TBA


Saint Michael Trio featuring Robin Sharp, violin: Delineating Dvořák

Friday, October 6, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Graduate Students Workshop: “Buddhist Theories of Embodiment”

Saturday, October 7, 2017.  9:00 AM.
Building 70-72A1, Main Quad


Second Sunday: Family Day

Sunday, October 8, 2017.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center & Anderson Collection


Envisioning the Electric Utility in 2030: “Fat” or “Skinny”?

Monday, October 9, 2017.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center


Design Your Social Impact Career

Monday, October 9, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Paul Brest Hall, 555 Salvatierra Walk, Stanford, CA 94305


Hands-on Intro to SQL (Structured Query Language)

Wednesday, October 11, 2017.  9:00 AM.
Branner Library Teaching Corner, Mitchell Earth Sciences Building 2nd floor


What Matters to Me and Why - David Kelley

Wednesday, October 11, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Common Room in the Center for Inter-Religious Community, Learning and Experiences (CIRCLE) at Old Union, 3rd Floor


Robert Huw Morgan Organ Recital

Wednesday, October 11, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Stanford Memorial Church


"Robocop"

Wednesday, October 11, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Stanford University CEMEX Auditorium


"Pinocchio"

Wednesday, October 11, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Stanford University CEMEX Auditorium


Artist Talk: Akram Khan in Conversation

Monday, October 16, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Bechtel Conference Center, Encina Hall


InTransit: 4th Annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition

Ongoing every day from October 17, 2017 through December 3, 2017.
COULTER ART GALLERY


Hands-on Intro to SQL (Structured Query Language)

Tuesday, October 17, 2017.  1:00 PM.
Branner Library Teaching Corner, Mitchell Earth Sciences Building 2nd floor


Ajahn Jayanto: "A Call of the Heart: A Monk's Life Today"

Tuesday, October 17, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Humanities Center


Frankenstein@200 Opening Colloquium: What is human? What is monster?

Tuesday, October 17, 2017.  7:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


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


Earthly Hollows: Cave and Kiln Transformations

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


Opening Reception | InTransit: 4th Annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition

Thursday, October 19, 2017.  4:00 PM.
COULTER ART GALLERY


Finding Feminism: Millennial Activists and the Stalled Gender Revolution

Thursday, October 19, 2017.  04:15 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


Conversations on Compassion and The Work with Byron Katie

Thursday, October 19, 2017.  6:00 PM.
McCaw Hall, Arrillaga Alumni Center


Talk: Nina Katchadourian: Curiouser

Thursday, October 19, 2017.  6:30 PM.
CEMEX Auditorium


Mind to Mind 2017: Researchers and Reporters Join Forces on America's Workforce.

Friday, October 20, 2017.  8:30 AM.
Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center, 326 Galvez Street


The Pill: Chemistry, Art & Art History and the Legacy of Carl Djerassi

Friday, October 20, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Gallery Talk: The Buddha's Word @ Stanford

Saturday, October 21, 2017.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Madeleine H. Russell Gallery


Gallery Talk: Earthly Hollows: Cave and Kiln Transformation

Saturday, October 21, 2017.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Madeleine H. Russell Gallery


Pedro de Lemos: A Visionary Who Transformed American Art

Wednesday, October 25, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


"A.I. Artificial Intelligence"

Wednesday, October 25, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Stanford University CEMEX Auditorium


The Russian Revolution Comes to Stanford: Alexander Kerensky on Campus

Thursday, October 26, 2017.  5:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium, 328 Lomita Drive, Stanford, CA 94305


Halloween Concert: Stanford Wind Symphony and Stanford Symphony Orchestra

Friday, October 27, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Tracy K. Smith Reading, part of the Lane Lecture Series

Monday, October 30, 2017.  8:00 PM.
Cemex Auditorium, Knight Management Center, Zambrano Hall, 641 Knight Way


2017 Contemplation by Design Summit: Nov 1 - Nov 9

Ongoing every day from November 1, 2017 through November 9, 2017.
Stanford University Campus


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


In Search of Miki: Hayakawa, a “Forgotten” American/Japanese/Woman Artist in Pre-WWII California | ShiPu Wang

Wednesday, November 1, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


"Bride of Frankenstein" and "Olympia"

Wednesday, November 1, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Stanford University CEMEX Auditorium


CBD 2017: A Moment of Heartfulness

Thursday, November 2, 2017.  12:00 PM.
TBD


In Conversation: Jed Perl with Alexander S. C. Rower

Thursday, November 2, 2017.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Auditorium


Jing Lyman Lecture Featuring Carla Harris

Thursday, November 2, 2017.  7:00 PM.
Paul Brest Hall


CBD 2017: Using Stories to Deepen Your Presence to Life

Monday, November 6, 2017.  12:30 PM.
Havana Room at the Graduate Community Center


CBD 2017: Walking Meditation and Contemplation of Memorial Church Inscriptions

Tuesday, November 7, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Memorial Church


The 5th Element: The Future and Promise of Hip Hop Pedagogy

Ongoing every day from November 8, 2017 through November 9, 2017.  8:00 AM.
TBD


CBD 2017: What Makes Living Things Tick, The Restless Clock

Wednesday, November 8, 2017.  12:30 PM.
TBD


CBD 2017: Keynote with Alice Walker - Taking the Arrow Out of the Heart: Noticing where you are, and who or what is there with you

Wednesday, November 8, 2017.  7:00 PM.
Memorial Church


Stanford Jazz Orchestra

Wednesday, November 8, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


"My Fair Lady"

Wednesday, November 8, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Stanford University CEMEX Auditorium


CBD 2017: Contemplative Concert in Bing Concert Hall

Thursday, November 9, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Stanford Wind Symphony: Fall Concert

Friday, November 10, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Peninsula Symphony with Stanford Symphonic Chorus: 25th Anniversary Stanford Concert

Saturday, November 11, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Second Sunday: Family Day

Sunday, November 12, 2017.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center & Anderson Collection


Stanford Philharmonia

Sunday, November 12, 2017.  2:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


World of Thieves: A Global History of the Chinese Swindle Story

Tuesday, November 14, 2017.  4:30 PM.
East Asia (Lathrop) Library, Room 224, 518 Memorial Way


Stanford University Press: Celebrating 125 Years of Publishing (tentative date)

Tuesday, November 14, 2017.  5:00 PM.
TBD


What Matters to Me and Why - M. Elizabeth Magill

Wednesday, November 15, 2017.  12:00 PM.
Common Room in the Center for Inter-Religious Community, Learning and Experiences (CIRCLE) at Old Union, 3rd Floor


Anne Wojcicki: DFJ Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series

Wednesday, November 15, 2017.  4:30 PM.
NVIDIA Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center.


"Die Puppe" and "Making Mr. Right"

Wednesday, November 15, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Stanford University CEMEX Auditorium


Studio Lecture Series: Nicola López

Thursday, November 16, 2017.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Conversations on Compassion with Werner Erhard

Thursday, November 16, 2017.  6:00 PM.
McCaw Hall, Arrillaga Alumni Center


Peninsula Symphony with Stanford Symphonic Chorus: 25th Anniversary Stanford Concert

Sunday, November 19, 2017.  2:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


University Singers

Wednesday, November 29, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


"Her"

Wednesday, November 29, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Stanford University CEMEX Auditorium


Face/Interface: Type Design and Human-Computer Interaction Beyond the Western World

Ongoing every day from December 1, 2017 through December 2, 2017.  9:00 AM.
450 Serra Mall, Building 200, Room 307


Stanford Symphony Orchestra

Friday, December 1, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


Gallery Talk: Nina Katchadourian: Curiouser

Saturday, December 2, 2017.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Pigott Family Gallery


Stanford Symphony Orchestra

Saturday, December 2, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Bing Concert Hall


"Westworld"

Wednesday, December 6, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Stanford University CEMEX Auditorium


Annual Messiah Sing / Play Along

Saturday, December 9, 2017.  7:30 PM.
Memorial Church


Second Sunday: Family Day

Sunday, December 10, 2017.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center & Anderson Collection


Claire Messud Reading, part of the Lane Lecture Series

Monday, January 22, 2018.  8:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium, School of Education, 485 Lasuen Mall


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


Pioneers in Educational Globe-trotting: Stanford Travel/Study at 50

Tuesday, February 20, 2018.  5:00 PM.
TBD


Heather Blair: "What Counts? Buddhism, Picturebooks, and Japanese Culture"

Thursday, February 22, 2018.  5:30 PM.
TBA


Barbara Rossetti Ambros: "On Talking Terms with Mihotokesama: Material and Bodily Practices of a Jōdo Shin Healer"

Thursday, March 1, 2018.  5:30 PM.
TBA


Rev. Shojun Ogi: "Re-Focusing Buddhism in Modern Japanese Society: New Dimensions in Contemporary Japanese Buddhism"

Thursday, March 8, 2018.  5:30 PM.
TBA


Celebrating 100 Years of Excellence: Stanford's Graduate School of Education

Tuesday, March 13, 2018.  5:00 PM.
101 Center for Educational Research at Stanford (CERAS), 520 Galvez Mall, Stanford, CA 94305


Health Humanities Consortium Conference

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


James A. Benn: "Controversies in the Doctrine and Practice of Self-immolation in Medieval China"

Saturday, April 21, 2018.
TBA


Hisham Matar Reading, part of the Lane Lecture Series

Monday, April 23, 2018.  8:00 PM.
TBA


Tim H. Barrett: "A Possible Buddhist Influence on Chinese Political Thought"

Thursday, May 3, 2018.  6:00 PM.
TBA


Rupert Gethin: "On Death and Rebirth, and What Happens in Between: Two Buddhist Accounts of Why it Matters"

Thursday, May 17, 2018.  5:30 PM.
TBA


Oliver Freiberger: "Lines in Water? On Drawing Buddhism's Boundaries in Ancient India"

Thursday, May 24, 2018.  5:30 PM.
TBA