Upcoming Conferences


The Research Department of The Huntington typically hosts six academic conferences every year. Additional details for each conference are available on our online calendar approximately two months prior to the conference date. Conference registration does not include entrance to the research library. Visit Using the Library for information about becoming a registered reader.


Guidelines for proposing conferences




Jan. 22-23

Truth and Error in Early Modern Science: Thomas Browne and His World

Convener: Jessica Wolfe (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)


Feb. 25 (Getty) and 26 (Huntington)

Photo Archives V: The Paradigm of Objectivity

Convener: Costanza Caraffa (Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz)


April 15-16

The Fabricated American Desert: Modern and Anti-Modern

Conveners: Lyle Massey and Jamie Nisbet (University of California, Irvine)


May 20-21

Connecting Centre and Locality: Political Communication in Seventeenth-Century England

Conveners: Chris Kyle (Syracuse University) and Jason Peacey (University College London)


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The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens is a collections-based research and educational institution established in 1919 by Henry E. and Arabella Huntington. Henry Huntington, a key figure in the...

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