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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POSTPONED: The New American Dream: From North Africa to California (USC ICW)

This event has been postponed; please check back for the new date. ICW California & the World Series: Marie-Pierre Ulloa in conversation with Nayan...

4/13 12pm
POSTPONED: Finding God Through Yoga: Paramahansa Yogananda and Modern American Religion in a Global Age (USC ICW)

This event has been postponed; please check back for the new date. ICW California & the World Series: David Neumann in conversation with Bill...

4/21 12pm
Collecting the History of The West, The Pacific Rim, and California at The Huntington: A Centennial Reflection (USC ICW)

Drawing upon their half-century of collective experience, the Huntington Library’s curators responsible for its Western, Pacific Rim, and California holdings...

9/2 4pm

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