F@200 EVENTS AT STANFORD

Upcoming Events

December 2017

Frankenstein @ 200 Film Series - Westworld
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
Location: CEMEX Auditorium
*Part of Professor Scott Bukatman's Synthetic Humans Course (Film Studies 119/319 • Fall 2017)*


Leonardo Art/Science Evening Rendezvous

WHEN: December 14, 2017 (7:00 pm - 9:30 pm)
WHERE: Stanford University, Alway building - Room M114 

  •  Steve Omohundro (A.I. and Blockchain researcher) on "Blockchain for a society based on the truth"
  •  Melissa Day (SJSU) on "Everyday Voices: Building a Different Kind of Wall"
  • Denise Gigante (Stanford/ Literature) on "William Blake and Life Science"

January 2018

BECOMING FRANKENSTEIN: OUR RISKY ASPIRATIONS
A Writers Forum featuring Pegasus Physician Writers

Moderator: James Lock, MD, PhD
January 18, 2018; 6 pm – 7 pm

Stanford Humanities Center
Free and open to the public


Frankenstein @ 200 Film Series - FIXED: The Science/Fiction of Human Enhancement
Documentary Film Screening with Panel Discussion
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @ 7 pm
Stanford School of Medicine Li Ka Shing Learning and Knowledge Center LKSC 120


Another Look: Frankenstein
Bechtel Conference Center in Encina Hall
January 24 @ 7:30 pm


February 2018

Frankenstein @ 200 Film Series - Stem Cell Revolutions
Documentary Film Screening with Panel Discussion
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @ 7 pm
Stanford School of Medicine Li Ka Shing Learning and Knowledge Center LKSC 120


March 2018

Frankenstein @ 200 Film Series - Lo And Behold
Documentary Film Screening with Panel Discussion
Tuesday March 6, 2018 @ 7 pm
Stanford School of Medicine Li Ka Shing Learning and Knowledge Center LKSC 130


A Conversation with Aimee Bender

MARCH 12, 2018 - 7:00PM TO 8:30PM
Location: TBD
Admission: Free


April 2018

The 2018 International Health Humanities Consortium Conference will be held at Stanford University from April 20-22, 2018.

A celebration of the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein through an
exploration of medically-based ethical dilemmas and an examination of the
relevance of Frankenstein in moral imagination today.

Registration Required
Abstract Deadline
: November 1, 2017


Frankenstein @ 200 Film Series - National Theatre Live’s Frankenstein
Directed by Danny Boyle, Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller
Saturday April 21, 2018 @ 8 pm
Stanford School of Medicine Li Ka Shing Learning and Knowledge Center LKSC 130


A Conversation about CRISPR with Jennifer Doudna

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 @ 7 pm
CEMEX Auditorium


May 2018

What the Future Holds: In Conversation with Walter Mosley

MAY 15, 2018 - 7:00PM TO 8:30PM
Location: Cemex Auditorium (Tentative)
Admission: Free

Past Events

NOVEMBER 2017

Frankenstein @ 200 Film Series - Bride of Frankenstein & "Olympia” from Tales of Hoffmann
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

---

Frankenstein @ 200 Film Series - My Fair Lady
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 @ 7:30 pm

---

The Mechanical Bride - Allison de Fren
Monday, November 13 @ 5:30 pm

---

What Did Silicon Valley Do to Democracy and the Media?
Monday, November 13 @ 7:00 pm

---

SYMPOSIUM: "AI, Automation, and Society" w/John Markoff, Arati Prabhakar, & Tenzin Priyadarshi
Date: 
November 14, 2017 @ 5:30 pm

---

Frankenstein @ 200 Film Series - Die Puppe [The Doll]  & Making Mr. Right 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 @ 7:30 pm

---

Frankenstein@200: Bite, Breathing, Beauty
Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine Grand Rounds
11/20/2017, 6:45am-7:30am

---

Frankenstein @ 200 Film Series - Her & Ex Machina 
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 @ 7:30 pm

OCTOBER 2017

Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics Brown Bag

Playing with life
Hank Greely, JD

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 

---

Frankenstein @ 200 Film Series - The Golem
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 @ 7:30 pm

---

Orit Halpern, Concordia University, Canada
"Resilient Hope: Extraction, Speculation, and "Smart" Infrastructure”

Thursday, October 5, 2017

---

Leonardo Art/Science Evening Rendezvous

WHEN: October 5, 2017 (7:00 pm - 9:30 pm)

---

A Conversation with Karen Joy Fowler

October 5, 2017 - 7:00 - 8:30 pm

---

Frankenstein @ 200 Film Series - Robocop
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 @ 7:30 pm

---

Frankenstein@200 Opening Colloquium: What is human? What is monster?
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

--

The Attractions of Disgust

Date: Wednesday October 25, 2017 

--

Frankenstein @ 200 Film Series - A.I.
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 @ 7:30 pm

--

Reading 1984 in 2017: Literary Criticism in the Community

October 26, 2017 

--

Elaine Ayers, Princeton University  

"Nature Resistant: Tracking the Strange History of the Corpse Flower in the Nineteenth-Century"
Thursday, October 26, 2017

--

Jennifer Doudna, "Biology and Technology of CRISPR Systems"
When: Monday Oct. 30th @ 4 pm

--

Get Out Screening
When: Monday Oct. 30th (7-9pm)

--

Law and the Necrosciences: Frankenstein and Other Monsters
Tuesday October 31, 2017

SEPTEMBER 2017

Frankenstein @ 200 Film Series - Blade Runner (1982)
Monday, September 25, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
Location: CEMEX Auditorium
*Part of Professor Scott Bukatman's Synthetic Humans Course (Film Studies 119/319 • Fall 2017)*

 

Toomas Hendrik Ilves and Herbert Lin: The Dark Side of the Digital Age
WHEN:Friday, September 29, 2017 (12:00 pm – 1:00 pm)
WHERE:Bender Room, Green Library Map
ADMISSION: RSVP requested. Seating is limited.

Herbert Lin and Toomas Hendrik Ilves will discuss how cyber has become a daily part of our lives and how it has become even a part of our politics. They will explore the changes that have taken place in the past several years; what hacking really means, what the dangers are, and what we can do to make our lives safer and more secure.

August 2017

Ted Meyer: "Scarred for Life: Mono-prints of Human Scars”
The Department of Chemical & Systems Biology and The Sterling Visiting Professorship presents Ted Meyer, "Scarred for Life: Mono-prints of Human Scars." This project chronicles the trauma and courage of people who have lived through accidents and health crises. Dates and times of the talks and workshops in this series are listed below:

Welcome and Introductory Talks
“A Patient Life”
Date: Monday, August 14
Time: 4–6 pm
Location: Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center, Stanford

Scarred for Life Workshop
Roundtable discussion on the representation of scars and the meaning and stories behind them. Prints of participants scars will be created.
Date: Tuesday, August 15
Time: 10 am
Location: CCSR 4105/4107, Stanford

The Collective Experience Workshop
Charting illnesses that have touched you, your family, and friends.
Date: Wednesday, August 16
Time: 10 am
Location: CCSR 4105/4107, Stanford

Concluding Talk and Presentation
“Art and Med”
Date: Thursday, August 17
Time: 4–6 pm
Location: Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center, Stanford


July 2017

Philosophy Talk: Driverless cars at the moral crossroads
Sunday, July 2, 2017

Radio: Sundays at 10am (pacific) on KALW 91.7 FM Local Public Radio, San Francisco

Podcast: Individual downloads via CDBaby and iTunes. Multipacks and The Complete Philosophy Talk via iAamplify

May 2017

The Future of Everything: Cars & Artificial Intelligence - LIVE! Presented by the Stanford School of Engineering and SiriusXM Radio
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
7pm – 8:30pm
Watch LIVE: https://www.facebook.com/stanford.engineering/
Watch later on our YouTube page
(This is a live recording of the radio show, which will be aired on SiriusXM Radio at a later date.)

March 2017

Film Screening - FIXED: The Science / Fiction of Human Enhancement
Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 4:30 pm
Atrium of Thomas F. Peterson Building
Please RSVP by email

Sponsored by:
Camera As Witness, Stanford Arts, and the Mechanical Engineering Design Group

Frankenstein@200 Film Series

by Joseph Muehlbauer, permission to use granted by art owner Rex Veeder