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2014 Tanner Lecture clip with Neil deGrasse Tyson

Video Excerpt | 2014 Tanner Lecture with Neil deGrasse Tyson
Enjoy an excerpt from the March 26 Tanner Lecture on Human Values, "Science as a Way of Knowing," with astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson.

In this clip, Dr. Tyson explores his collection of international currency featuring notable scientists and examines issues with imagery on American bills.


2014 World Leaders Lecture Forum

2014 World Leaders Lecture Forum with Julia Gillard
The Tanner Humanities Center welcomes Julia Gillard, former Prime Minister of Australia, as the keynote speaker for the 2014 World Leaders Lecture Forum. This event is free and open to the public.

  September 17, 2014 - 11:00 AM
  NEW VENUE: Utah Museum of Fine Arts Auditorium (410 Campus Center Dr.)


2014 McMurrin Lecture on Religion and Culture

2014 McMurrin Lecture on Religion and Culture with David Campbell
The Tanner Center's annual McMurrin Lecture will be given by David Campbell, Professor of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame. This event is free and open to the public.

  October 30, 2014 - 7:00 PM
  Salt Lake City Main Library Auditorium (210 E. 400 S.)


Tony Kushner

2015 Artist in Residence Tony Kushner
The Tanner Humanities Center is proud to welcome playwright Tony Kushner as our 2015 Artist in Residence. Mr. Kushner will visit the University of Utah campus for a three-day residence featuring an evening lecture for the general public. Free tickets will become available in early 2015 through the Kingsbury Hall box office (kingtix.com or (801) 581-7100).

  February 5, 2015 - 7:00 PM
  Kingsbury Hall (1395 E. Presidents Circle)


2015 Tanner Lecture on Human Values

2015 Tanner Lecture on Human Values with Margaret Atwood
Join us for the 2015 Tanner Lecture on Human Values with author Margaret Atwood. Free tickets will become available in early 2015 through the Kingsbury Hall box office (kingtix.com or (801) 581-7100).

  March 25, 2015 - 7:00 PM
  Kingsbury Hall (1395 E. Presidents Circle)


National Theatre Live National Theatre Screenings
Enjoy screenings of productions by London's National Theatre Company right here in Utah. All shows are held at noon at the Broadway Cinemas (111 E 300 S). Click here to purchase tickets.

  Upcoming Screenings:
  Saturday, Sept 27 - Medea
  Saturday, Oct 18 & 25 - Frankenstein
  Saturday, Nov 8 - A Streetcar Named Desire
                                           
Saturday, Nov 22Skylight

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Last Updated: 8/4/14