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A gift to endowment from Marta Sutton Weeks in 1987 provides funds to bring visiting distinguished lecturers to Stanford University for stays varying in duration from one week up to one quarter.

From the description of Stanford Humanities Center, Marta Sutton Weeks Distinguished Visitor, videorecordings, 2003-2005. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754864161

The Stanford Humanities Center, founded in 1980 by then-President Donald Kennedy, is dedicated to the advanced study of human history and culture. Humanities Center programs stress work of a multidisciplinary and collaborative nature. Now one of the most dynamic humanities centers in the country, the Stanford Humanities Center offers up to thirty-five fellowships every year, supports fifteen to twenty year-long research workshops, and stages numerous public events.

From the description of Stanford Humanities Center records, 1982-2007. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 464672520

The Raymond Fred West Memorial Lecture Series was established in 1910 by Mr. and Mrs. Frederic West of Seattle in memory of their son, a student at Stanford University. The lectures are to promote the subject of "immortality, human conduct, and human destiny."

From the description of Raymond Fred West Memorial Lecture Series , 1984-2005. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754864172

The Harry Camp Memorial Fund was established in 1956 by friends and associates of Harry Camp. A prominent businessman and philanthropist in San Francisco, Camp was described as "a gentle and wise humanitarian." The fund brings outstanding speakers to the University for public lectures and promotes the study of "the concept of the dignity and the worth of the individual."

From the description of Stanford Humanities Center, Harry Camp Memorial Lectures, 1982-2006. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754864160

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The Stanford Humanities Center, founded in 1980 by then-President Donald Kennedy, is dedicated to the advanced study of human history and culture. Humanities Center programs stress work of a multidisciplinary and collaborative nature. Now one of the most dynamic humanities centers in the country, the Stanford Humanities Center offers up to thirty-five fellowships every year, supports fifteen to twenty year-long research workshops, and stages numerous public events.

From the guide to the Stanford Humanities Center records, 1982-2007, (Department of Special Collections and University Archives)

Biographical/Historical Sketch

A gift to endowment from Marta Sutton Weeks in 1987 provides funds to bring visiting distinguished lecturers to Stanford University for stays varying in duration from one week up to one quarter.

From the guide to the Stanford Humanities Center, Marta Sutton Weeks Distinguished Visitor Program, videorecordings, 2003-2005, (Department of Special Collections and University Archives)

Biographical/Historical Sketch

The Harry Camp Memorial Fund was established in 1956 by friends and associates of Harry Camp. A prominent businessman and philanthropist in San Francisco, Camp was described as "a gentle and wise humanitarian." The fund brings outstanding speakers to the University for public lectures and promotes the study of "the concept of the dignity and the worth of the individual."

From the guide to the Stanford Humanities Center, Harry Camp Memorial lectures, videorecordings, 2002-2006, (Department of Special Collections and University Archives)

Biographical/Historical Sketch

The Raymond Fred West Memorial Lecture Series was established in 1910 by Mr. and Mrs. Frederic West of Seattle in memory of their son, a student at Stanford University. The lectures are to promote the subject of "immortality, human conduct, and human destiny."

From the guide to the Stanford Humanities Center, Raymond Fred West Memorial Lecture Series, 1984-2005, (Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives)

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creatorOf Stanford Humanities Center. Stanford Humanities Center audio-visual materials, 1989-2006. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Stanford Humanities Center. Stanford Humanities Center, Harry Camp Memorial Lectures, 1982-2006. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Corn, Wanda M. Wanda M. Corn papers, 1970-2006. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Carnochan, W. B. W.B. Carnochan papers, 1928-2009 (inclusive), 1960-2009 (bulk). Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Stanford Humanities Center audio-visual materials, 1989-2006 Cecil H. Green Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Stanford Humanities Center, Marta Sutton Weeks Distinguished Visitor Program, videorecordings, 2003-2005 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Watt, Ian P. Ian P. Watt papers, 1956-1989 (inclusive), 1964-1989 (bulk). Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Stanford Humanities Center records, 1982-2007 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Stanford Humanities Center. Raymond Fred West Memorial Lecture Series , 1984-2005. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Stanford Humanities Center. Stanford Humanities Center records, 1982-2007. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Stanford Humanities Center, Raymond Fred West Memorial Lecture Series, 1984-2005 Cecil H. Green Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Stanford Humanities Center, Harry Camp Memorial lectures, videorecordings, 2002-2006 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Stanford Humanities Center. Stanford Humanities Center, Marta Sutton Weeks Distinguished Visitor, videorecordings, 2003-2005. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn R. Buckminster Fuller papers, ca. 1920-1983 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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associatedWith Beidao, 1949- person
associatedWith Bernstein, Charles, 1950- person
associatedWith Bhabha, Homi K., 1949- person
associatedWith Cage, John. person
associatedWith Cage, John. person
associatedWith Carnochan, W. B. person
associatedWith Carnochan, W. B. person
associatedWith Coetzee, J. M., 1940- person
associatedWith Corn, Wanda M. person
associatedWith Crow, Thomas E., 1948- person
associatedWith Daston, Lorraine, 1951- person
associatedWith Fausto-Sterling, Anne, 1944- person
associatedWith Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983 person
associatedWith Galison, Peter, 1955- person
associatedWith Galison, Peter L person
associatedWith Garber, Marjorie B. person
associatedWith Geertz, Clifford. person
associatedWith Ginzburg, Carlo. person
associatedWith Ginzburg, Carlo. person
associatedWith Grafton, Anthony. person
associatedWith Grafton, Anthony. person
associatedWith Haraway, Donna Jeanne. person
associatedWith Iser, Wolfgang. person
associatedWith Knox, MacGregor. person
associatedWith Levine, Larry. person
associatedWith Nussbaum, Martha Craven, 1947- person
associatedWith Pagels, Elaine H., 1943- person
associatedWith Rorty, Richard. person
associatedWith Sampson, Anthony. person
associatedWith Sampson, Anthony. person
associatedWith Simon, Herbert A. 1916-2001. person
associatedWith Sontag, Susan, 1933- person
associatedWith Sontag, Susan, 1933-2004. person
associatedWith Stengers, Isabelle. person
associatedWith Sullivan, Kathleen M., 1955- person
associatedWith Watt, Ian P. person
associatedWith Weiskrantz, Lawrence. person
associatedWith Williams, Linda, 1946- person
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Humanities--Study and teaching (Higher)
Sex differences
Sex in motion pictures
Gender identity
Motion pictures
Humanities
Humanities--Research
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