- Wednesday, May 24, 2017. 06:00 PM
Junot Díaz, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, will deliver the 2017 Stanford Presidential Lecture in the Humanities and Arts.
Díaz was born in the Dominican Republic and raised in New Jersey. He is the author of the critically acclaimed Drown; The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar...
- Thursday, May 4, 2017. 06:00 PM
In 1908 the Russian explorer P. K. Kozlov discovered amidst the sand-buried ruins of Khara-khoto (Heishuicheng, Inner Mongolia) an enormous quantity of manuscripts and printed books mainly written in Chinese and Tangut. The material recovered by the Russian...
- Saturday, April 22, 2017. 01:00 PM
For the fourteenth consecutive year, an impressive group of Stanford writers will be discussing their recently published books. Each author will make a brief presentation and be available for conversation and book signing.
This program is hosted by Peter Stansky, Field Professor of History...