News and Announcements

2015 Artist in Residence Tony KushnerTony 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 Values2015 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)

2014 McMurrin Lecture Video Now Available2014 McMurrin Lecture on Religion and Culture

Video of the Fall 2014 McMurrin Lecture on Religion and Culture with University of Notre Dame Political Science Professor David Campbell is now available.

2014-15 Tanner Center Newsletter2014-15 Tanner Center Newsletter Now Available!

Check out the latest edition of the Tanner Center's newsletter, The Fountain, for information on upcoming events, incoming fellows, program updates, and more.

2015 Tanner Lecture on Human Values2014-15 Work-in-Progress Lectures

Join us for a series of lectures by University of Utah faculty and Tanner Center fellows. All talks are held at noon in the Tanner Center's conference room (143 CTIHB) and are free and open to the public.

 

 Upcoming Lectures:

Tuesday, January 27: Travis Ross, Graduate Research Fellow - Department of History
"History in the Works: Hubert Howe Bancroft, the History Company, and Making of Western History" 

National Theatre LiveNational Theatre Screenings

Enjoy screenings of productions by London's National Theatre Company right here in Utah. All shows are held at the Broadway Cinemas (111 E 300 S) except where noted. Get Tickets Here

 Upcoming Screenings:

  • John - Wednesday January 14 @ 7pm
  • Treasure Island - Saturday Feb 21 @ Noon
  • Of Mice And Men - Saturday March 21 @ Noon
  • The Hard Problem - Saturday May 16 @ Noon
  •  Man & Superman - Saturday June 20 @ Noon