History Events

April 14 - 20, 2019

Monday, April 15

"Policing Los Angeles: Race, Resistance, and the Rise of the LAPD" with Max Felker-Kantor (USC ICW)
This is a past event.

Monday, April 15, 2019 12:00pm, Free USC Doheny Library 241 When the Los Angeles neighborhood of Watts erupted in violent protest in August 1965, the...

Department of History's NEW Film Series!
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The History Department is launching a new film series! The films, suggested by students, faculty, and staff will range widely in genre. Some will be...

Tuesday, April 16

Afterlives: Memories of the Displaced Persons Camps in Italy
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Public lecture by Danielle Willard-Kyle (PhD candidate, Rutgers University) 2019 USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research Graduate...

Wednesday, April 17

"Legal Culture and Gradual Slave Emancipation Colombia" with Edgardo Pérez Morales (USC CLHC)
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Professor Edgardo Pérez Morales (USC Dornsife) will be presenting his paper entitled, "Legal Culture and Gradual Slave Emancipation Colombia" on Wednesday,...

Friday, April 19

Commemorating the Centennial: Spring 1919, the Korean Independence Movement, and the Digitized Archives (USC Korean Heritage Library, Consulate General of the Republic of Korea (LA), Northeast Asia Council of the Association for Asian Studies, USC EASC)

Beginning with the public reading of the Korean Declaration of Independence in Seoul on March 1st, 1919, thousands of Koreans rose up in protest against...