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January, 2015

January 15, 2015

Cantor Arts Center is noted for being the largest beneficiary of the recent Warhol gifts from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts.

January 8, 2015

Russell Berman, professor of German and of comparative literature and senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, discusses how a new paper's findings that the job market for English PhDs may be even worse than people realize was very consistent with the recommendations of a Modern Language Association task force.

January 7, 2015

Michael Levin, lead researcher with Rebooting History at Stanford, speaks about preserving East Palo Alto's history.

January 7, 2015

The Interview guests include Richard White, Stanford professor of history, and Leslie Berlin, project historian of the Silicon Valley Archives at Stanford, on how past economic booms and busts have shaped the Bay Area.

January 6, 2015

Erik Steiner, creative director of the Spatial History Project at the Center for Spatial and Textual Analysis Operations, writes about his findings from a coin-counting experiment that crowd wisdom is vulnerable to at least three major factors: skill, diversity, and independence.

January 6, 2015

The Douglas Menuez Photography Collection at Stanford University Libraries is cited in the article.

January 5, 2015

Franco Moretti, professor of English and of comparative literature, discusses "distant reading," which now draws on quantitative methods.

January 4, 2015

The Cantor Arts Center received the largest of recent Warhol gifts from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, which is ending its third and final round of a record-breaking program of donations.

January 2, 2015

Joan Ramon Resina, professor of Iberian and Latin American cultures and of comparative literature brings Catalonia's language, culture and literature to 21st century students while finishing a book on Catalonian journalist Josep Pla.