David Palumbo-Liu

Event Information

Date & Time
May 5, 2016 -
11:45am to 1:00pm
Serra House
589 Capistrano Way
94305 Stanford , CA
California US

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Faculty Fellows' Lunch Featuring David Palumbo-Liu


David Palumbo-Liu: Professor Palumbo-Liu will lead a discussion following his participation in the Clayman Institute's April 18th "Preventing Sexual Assault on Campus - A Faculty Perspective."  Convening faculty members from Stanford and other prominent universities across the country who have been involved in sexual assault prevention and changing campus culture, panelists will share information, strategies, and potential solutions. Our goaof the panel is to advance dialogue about sexual assault with students, staff, and faculty at Stanford and beyond. This panel will educate and empower the growing network of faculty committed to breaking the culture of sexual assault.

David Palumbo-Liu is Louise Hewlett Nixon Professor and Professor of Comparative Literature , and by courtesy, of English, Director, Undergraduate Program in Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity; Chair, Breadth Governance Board.

Stanford faculty are invited to join us for lunch and a discussion.  Please RSVP to Wendy Skidmore if you would like to attend.  


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    • Louise Hewlett Nixon Professor
    • Professor, Comparative Literature
    • Faculty Research Fellow, 2015-16
    David Palumbo-Liu is the Louise Hewlett Nixon Professor, and Professor of Comparative Literature, at Stanford University.  His areas of interest include studies in race and ethnicity, human rights (teachinghumanrights.org), social justice, and literary criticism and theory.  His most recent book is The Deliverance of Others: Reading Literature in a Global Age.  He is a Contributing Editor for the Los Angeles Review of...