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Faculty in the News Archive:

August, 2016

August 31, 2016

Richard Meyer, Stanford professor of art & art history, is quoted in the New York Times on whether old masterworks can stay relevant in a world in which contemporary art dominates.

August 31, 2016

Jindong Cai, Stanford associate professor, Center for East Asia Studies, is interviewed about his book Beethoven in China and the importance Beethoven had in 20th century China.

August 16, 2016

Stanford Repertory Theater's production of Clifford Odets' 1935 one-act play "Waiting for Lefty" is the focus of this article from The Mercury News.

August 16, 2016

Stanford alumna Elle Logan, who graduated with a BA in history in 2011, is among the six Stanford athletes to medal in the Rio Olympics so far.

August 10, 2016

The work of Franco Moretti, Stanford professor of English and of comparative literature who promotes “distant reading,” is mentioned in The Nation.

August 10, 2016

Jindong Cai, Stanford associate professor at the Center for East Asian Studies, is quoted in the New York Times about the surge of classical music scene in Harbin, China.

August 9, 2016

Jack Rakove, professor of history, and Justin Lediwanger, assistant professor of classics, have received grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities to undertake research projects.

August 5, 2016

Allyson Hobbs, Stanford associate professor of history, writes in The New Yorker about how watching the video of Philando Castile’s death echoed the experience of seeing the gruesome photos from Emmett Till’s funeral.