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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How Can Humans Coexist With Monster Wildfires? (USC ICW)

Join Zócalo Public Square and ICW for an online panel to discuss, “How Can Humans Coexist With Monster Wildfires?” From Australia to the Amazon to the...

7/16 6:30pm
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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