Michele Elam, English
Stanford University Press
Edith Sheffer, History
Oxford University Press
Paul DeMarinis, Art and Art History
February 22, 2012
Former Senator Russ Feingold will be a guest at a live taping of “Philosophy Talk" at Stanford University on March 15, 2012.
September 26, 2011
Stanford to Host launch Event for PBS Series "Women, War & Peace"
April 22, 2011
Stanford President John L. Hennessy To Open Pioneering Technology And Humanities Conference
April 18, 2011
Stanford Lively Arts announces 2011-12 season
April 5, 2011
Cantor Arts Center’s Cool Café Launches New Exhibition Space for Students
January 19, 2011
Kimball Hall, Stanford’s now official Arts Theme House, launches new programs in 2010-2011 and announces RF leadership transition for 2011-2012
September 9, 2010
Stanford Scholars Question How We Talk About Race and Ethnicity in America
May 4, 2010
SiCa announces grant recipients in arts, science, and technology & arts and humanities categories for the 2010-2011 year of “Memory.”
April 2, 2010
Four Literary Scholars, Including Two Stanford Professors, Have Released an Album of Songs Inspired by Great Works of Literature.
January 21, 2010
The Department of Art & Art History Presents "Beyond Boundaries"
General Humanities News
July 18, 2011
Humanities scholars discuss their 'shared mental map' for a new age of digital communication
A select group of scholars, publishers, librarians, funders and representatives of scholarly societies gather to talk about 'new-model scholarly communication' and better ways to promote it.
June 15, 2011
The Humanities: Fundamental but utilitarian
After moderating a briefing on Capitol Hill on the relationship between humanities research and national security, Cornell President David Skorton shares his thoughts in the Huffington Post.
New edition of Journal of Transatlantic American Studies
The Editors of the Journal of Transnational American Studies, a peer-reviewed online, open-access journal published by the American Cultures and Global Contexts Center at the University of California-Santa Barbara and the Program in American Studies at Stanford University, are pleased to announce the publication of the journal's latest issue.
December 14, 2010
NEH Announces Latest Awards and Offers
In December, the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) announced $23 million in grants for 371 humanities projects. This funding will support a variety of projects, including research, fellowships and awards for independent scholars and college and university teachers.Read the article - National Humanities Alliance
December 2, 2010
Groundbreaking journal launches in the UK
The launch of the first British journal to span all disciplines in the arts and the social sciences could herald a new era in open-access and cross-disciplinary publishing in the humanities.Read the article - Times Higher Education
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Stanford Humanities in the News
May 2, 2013
How the Children of Birmingham Changed the Civil Rights Movement.
Clayborne Carson, history professor and director of the Martin Luther King Jr. Research and Education Institute is quoted in this article commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the Birmingham student walkout.
April 29, 2013
Professor emeritus of philosophy John Perry is quoted on the concept of structured procrastination.
April 17, 2013
Stanford University students study Azerbaijani music.
Accomplished kemancha player Imamyar Hasanov is teaching a course on Azerbaijani music at Stanford.
April 15, 2013
How MLK became an angry black man.
A CNN feature story on MLK featuring quotes from Clayborne Carson, history professor and director of the Martin Luther King Jr. Research and Education Institute and visiting Stanford professor Clarence Jones.
April 15, 2013
Adam Johnson wins the Pulitzer Prize in fiction for 2013
The committee described the book as "an exquisitely crafted novel that carries the reader on an adventerous journey into the depths of totalitarian North Korea and into the most intimate spaces of the human heart."
April 15, 2013
This is Your Brain on Opera
Stanford Music Professor Jonathan Berger had his opera 'Visitations' presented by Stanford Live, with orchestra headed by the St. Lawrence String Quartet.
April 9, 2013
I'm recording everything for the first living archive
Q&A with architect William McDonough, who is recording every aspect of his working life for a comprehensive digital archive launched at Stanford.
April 7, 2013
Fareed Zakaria GPS
Stanford History and Classics Professor Ian Morris weighed in on a CNN specal report on higher education in America.