Featured Consponsored Events

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English Department Cosponsored events. 

Past Events

December
5
Date
Fri December 5th 2014, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location:
Humanities Center Board Room

Reuland's research focuses on the intellectual and political history of music in the medieval Mediterranean, and on the intersection of musical texts, oral culture, and spirituality in the later…

November
21
Date
Fri November 21st 2014, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location:
Humanities Center Board Room

Pentcheva’s first book, Icons and Power: The Mother of God in Byzantium, Penn State Press 2006 explored through an anthropological lens the structure of the cult of the Virgin in…

November
13
Date
Thu November 13th 2014, 12:00am
Location:
Stanford Humanities Center

With the increasing availability of editions, images, online materials, simulacra, facsimiles, and immersive experiences what, in today’s academy, constitutes a primary source?

May
21
Date
Wed May 21st 2014, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall (460-426)

Poetry Out Loud (POL) is a poetry performance competition hosted by the English and Creative Writing Departments in which contestants are judged on their vocal delivery of well-known poetry for…

May
2
Date
Fri May 2nd 2014, 1:00pm - 6:30pm
Location:
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall, Building 460, 4th floor

With Vasile Stanescu, Wayne Hsiung, & Robert Pogue Harrison

April
25
Date
Fri April 25th 2014, 9:00am - 7:00pm
Location:
Stanford Humanities Center, 424 Santa Teresa Street

This two-day conference will bring together literary critics, historians, and musicologists to reconsider the coherence of the historical period from the execution of Charles I in 1649 to the…

January
21
Date
Tue January 21st 2014, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall

Join novelist and filmmaker, Ruth Ozeki, who will be reading from her latest work, "A Tale for the Time Being."

January
16
Date
Thu January 16th 2014, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Stanford Humanities Center, Boardroom

Johannes Voelz (Associate Professor of American Studies, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Germany; Humboldt Foundation Fellow, Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity,…

November
6
Date
Wed November 6th 2013, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Location:
Geology Corner (Building 320), Room 105

Feminist Beat poet Diane di Prima was born in Brooklyn, New York, a second-generation American of Italian descent.