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Faculty in the News Archive:

October, 2008

October 31, 2008

[Feature on pumpkin carving assignment in professor of art Matt
Kahn"s
Fundamental Visual Language class. Quotes David Kelley, professor of
mechanical engineering (design) and former student of Kahn.]

October 30, 2008

[By Michele Elam, associate professor of English and director of
African
and African American studies.]

October 24, 2008

[Quotes Debra Satz, professor of philosophy, who organized last
year"s "Ethics
of Food and the Environment" lecture series; and Rob
Reich,
associate professor of political science, who teaches the "Food
and Politics" course.]

October 22, 2008

[Dick Davis, a poet and translator, is visiting Stanford this
quarter. He
is a professor at Ohio State University.]

October 22, 2008

[The Department of Drama launches its 2008-09 season with five
original
performance works inspired by T. S. Eliot's 1922 poem The
Waste Land.]

October 21, 2008

[Quotes blog post by Jack Rakove, professor of history and American studies and professor of political science.]

October 15, 2008

[Al Camarillo, professor of history, comments.]

October 13, 2008

[The play was directed by professor of drama Harry J. Elam Jr.]

October 10, 2008

[Mentions that Stanford is one of two musical institutions in the
world
that has the technology to do the computer analysis that the
Spectralists require.]

October 8, 2008

[Franco Moretti, professor of English and of comparative
literature,
provides brief comment on the recent statement by the permanent
secretary of the Swedish Academy that U.S. literary culture is too
insular.]

October 5, 2008

[Quotes professor of history James Campbell.]

October 5, 2008

[Mentions that "Princeton and Stanford both have major
university-wide initiatives to create new homes for creative arts
and
bring them closer into the curriculum."]

October 2, 2008

[Lists Stanford"s 50th anniversary celebration of the
movie.]

October 1, 2008

[Donated by alumnus Bowen H. "Buzz" McCoy (AB
Economics 1958)
and his wife Barbara. Quotes President Hennessy.]

October 1, 2008

[Quotes Shelley Fisher Fishkin, professor of English and director
of
American Studies, and mentions Stanford"s 2006 conference
on
Dunbar"s work.]

October 1, 2008

[Quotes Guadalupe Valdes, professor of education and of Spanish
and
Portuguese.]