1891 Lectures in the Humanities

In 1891, thirty-five scholars gathered to form a community in a new university. In that spirit, this newly launched series welcomes senior humanities faculty to the Stanford community to present their work. 

2022-2023

Emily J. Levine, Associate Professor of Education
"A Genealogy of the University," November 3, 2022

2021-2022

Leif Wenar, Professor of Philosophy
"The Value of Unity," March 17, 2022

2020-2021

Anna Bigelow, Associate Professor of Religious Studies
"Thinking With Islamic Things," November 10, 2020
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2019-2020

Ato Quayson, Professor of English
"Interdisciplinarity and Interpretation," January 30, 2020
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