■ Talk: Professor Johannes Dillinger
Professor Johannes Dillinger speaks on "The Cult of the Holy Blood: Manifestations in Southwest Germany from the Middle Ages to the 19th Century" today (Oct. 11) at 4:15 p.m. at Lane History Corner, room 307, Stanford University. For more information, visit events.stanford.edu.
■ Talk: "Worlds of Dubai"
The Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies presents, "Worlds of Dubai: Cultural Perspectives on a New Metropolis," with Pardis Mahdavi, assistant professor of anthropology, today (Oct. 11) at 5:30 p.m. at Pigott Hall, 450 Serra Mall, Stanford University. For more information, visit www.stanford.edu.