Institute on California and the West (ICW)

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The Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West (ICW) is a center for scholarly investigation of the history and culture of California and the American West. Through sponsorship of innovative scholarship and research, ICW draws on the resources of the University of Southern California and The Huntington Library to build an innovative and unique collaboration between a research university and a research library.

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Upcoming Events

California Greenin': How the Golden State Became an Environmental Leader

The Western Environment: In Conversation with David Vogel California Greenin': How the Golden State Became an Environmental Leader Thursday, October...

10/25 4pm
Over LA: Aerial Accounts

Presented by the Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West; the USC Sidney Harman Academy for Polymathic Study; and the USC Libraries Collections...

11/3 9am
The Ecocentrists: A History of Radical Environmentalism

The Western Environment: In Conversation with Keith Makoto Woodhouse The Ecocentrists: A History of Radical Environmentalism Thursday, November 15,...

11/15 4pm
Braided Waters: Environment and Society in Molokai, Hawaii

The Western Environment: In Conversation with Wade Graham Braided Waters: Environment and Society in Molokai, Hawaii Wednesday, December 5, 2018 4:00 –...

12/5 4pm

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