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Faculty in the News Archive:

September, 2016

September 26, 2016

The Boston Globe quotes Stanford Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education and professor of humanities, Harry Elam.

September 23, 2016

Former Stanford Humanities Center fellow Matthew Jockers is featured in The New Yorker for his recent book with Jodie Archer about what makes a book a bestseller.

September 19, 2016

Quotes Jeremy Calder, Stanford University graduate student of linguistics, is featured on KSBW for his doctoral research on the mixture of culture and language in the Central Coast city of Salinas, California.

September 16, 2016

Ian Hodder, Stanford professor of anthropology says the seven-inch figurine, recently found at the Catalhoyuk site, is unique because it is carved from stone, unlike most which are made from clay.

September 13, 2016

Matthew L Jockers of Stanford University’s Literary Lab has built an algorithm to find out whether a book will sell well.

September 13, 2016

Solmaz Sharif, lecturer of creative writing at Stanford, is featured in the San Francisco Chronicle for being named to the longest of the National Book Award.

September 12, 2016

Clayborne Carson, Stanford professor of history and director of the Martin Luther King Research and Education Institute discusses the reluctance of the King family to donate to the new Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.