Upcoming Lectures


PLEASE NOTE: Details for each lecture are available on our online calendar approximately two months prior to the lecture date. Unless otherwise noted, all lectures begin at 7:30 p.m. and will take place in the Botanical Center, Ahmanson Classroom.


Jan. 21   The Dibner Lecture in the History of Science and Technology

Professor William Newman (History, Indiana University; Eleanor Searle Visiting Professor in the History of Science and Technology at Caltech and the Huntington)

Jan. 28   The John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation Lecture in the History of Los Angeles

Professor Frank Guridy (History, University of Texas at Austin; Ray Allen Billington Visiting Professor at the Huntington and Occidental College)

Feb. 11   The Los Angeles Times Distinguished Fellow’s Lecture in American Studies

Professor David Hall (Harvard Divinty School)

March 11   The Fletcher Jones Distinguished Fellow’s Lecture in British History

Professor Tim Harris (History, Brown University)

March 25   The Dock Society Walter Jarvis Barlow Lecture in the History of Medicine

Professor Nancy Tomes

April 8   The Ritchie Distinguished Fellow’s Lecture in Early American History

Professor Susan Juster (History, University of Michigan)

April 13   The Paul G. Haaga Jr. Lecture in the History of American Entrepreneurship

Professor Jonathan Levy (History, Princeton University)

April 22   The Dock Society George Dock Lecture in the History of Medicine

Professor Mary Fissell (History, John Hopkins University)

April 29   The Avery Distinguished Fellow’s Lecture in the Humanities

Professor Kathleen Wilson (History, Stony Brook University)

April 30   The Zamorano Club Lecture in the History of the Book

Professor Matthew Fisher (UCLA)

May 13   The Rogers’ Distinguished Fellow’s Lecture in Nineteenth-Century American History

Professor Joseph Glatthaar (History, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

May 20   The Martin Ridge Lecture in Literature

Professor Jonathan Bate (Provost, Worcester College, University of Oxford)

May 21   Crotty Lecture on the History of the Anglo-American Legal Tradition

Paul Halliday (History, University of Virginia)


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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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