Featured External Events

Books on a bench

External events from our peer departments in the university that everyone should check out! 

Past Events

October
13
Date
Wed October 13th 2021, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Location:
Margaret Jacks Hall, 4th Floor Terrace Room

Stanford American Studies Program presents a talk by Matthew Clair, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Stanford on his award-winning book, Privilege and Punishment: How Race and Class Matter in…

October
8
Date
Fri October 8th 2021, 8:00am - 9:00am

From the American Studies Association:

May
18
Date
Tue May 18th 2021, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Speaker
Associate Professor , Ph.D. Candidate

About this talk: This collaboration combines methods from computational text analysis, literary studies, and clinical psychology to examine the therapeutic encounter as it…

May
30
Date
Sat May 30th 2020, 1:30pm

Music. Song. Dance. This is what Bollywood means to so many. Yet in a genre so dominated by song and lip-syncing, how is deafness portrayed?

February
6
Date
Thu February 6th 2020, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location:
Bender Room

Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund Lecture

In conversation with Vered Shemtov

October
11
Date
Fri October 11th 2019, 6:00pm
Location:
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building

Teju Cole is a novelist, photographer, critic, curator, and the author of five books.

May
20
Date
Mon May 20th 2019, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location:
Terrace Room, Margaret Jacks Hall

The Mongol Derby is the world’s toughest horse race.

December
5
Date
Wed December 5th 2018, 6:00pm
Location:
Cubberley Auditorium
October
24
Date
Fri October 24th 2014, 9:00am - 6:00pm
Location:
Stanford Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall

How are texts, images, and messages transmitted to their audiences?  How does the material form of a message influence and control its reception?