Featured Consponsored Events

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English Department Cosponsored events. 

Past Events

October
21
Date
Wed October 21st 2020, 10:00pm

Over 50 years ago, Ngugi wa Thiong’o, Taban Lo Liyong and Henry Owuor published their resistant manifesto titled “On the Abolition of English Literature,” asking for the end of Eurocentric…

April
15
Date
Mon April 15th 2019, 10:00am - 6:00pm
Location:
Center for Spatial and Textual Analysis (CESTA), 4th Floor, Wallenberg Hall

Collaborate, Compute, Share and Visualize

Organized by Ronald Jenn (Université de Lille), Amel Fraisse (Université de Lille), and Shelley Fisher Fishkin (Stanford University)

April
9
Date
Tue April 9th 2019, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
Wallenberg Hall, Fourth Floor

Out of the world’s 6000+ languages only a small fraction currently enjoys the benefits of modern language technologies.

November
8
Date
Thu November 8th 2018, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Terrace Room, Building 460, Margaret Jacks Hall

The Humanities Public Writing Project invites you to their second event of the year.

November
1
Date
Thu November 1st 2018, 12:00am
Location:
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center, 424 Santa Teresa St, Stanford, CA 94305

The Stanford Center for Medieval and Early Modern Studies would like to invite you to join us for the fifth annual Primary Source Symposium, "Translating Cultures: Multilingualism and Identity in…

October
3
Date
Wed October 3rd 2018, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Location:
Black Community Services Center
October
1
Date
Mon October 1st 2018, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Location:
Terrace Room, BLDG 460 (Margaret Jacks)
 
Please join us for libations, hor d'oeuvres and conversation with alumni from Stanford's Program in Modern Thought and Literature and the Department of English, reflecting on…
May
15
Date
Tue May 15th 2018, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Location:
CEMEX Auditorium

What the Future Holds: In Conversation with Walter Mosley

December
7
Date
Thu December 7th 2017, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location:
Building 320, room 105

Jahan Ramazani is University Professor and Edgar F. Shannon Professor of English at the University of Virginia. He is currently writing a book on poetry in a global age.

December
7
Date
Thu December 7th 2017, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location:
Building 320, room 105

Jahan Ramazani is University Professor and Edgar F. Shannon Professor of English at the University of Virginia. He is currently writing a book on poetry in a global age.