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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 with David Campbell 2014 McMurrin Lecture on Religion and Culture
  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, Aug 2 - Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
       Saturday, Sept 27 -  Medea
       Saturday, Oct 18 & 25 -  Frankenstein
                                             
Saturday, Nov 22 -  Skylight  

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Last Updated: 7/22/14