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Lectures in the Humanities

The Huntington hosts approximately twenty public lectures each year on themes related to its collections. Lecture details are available two months prior to lecture date on the calendar. Unless otherwise noted, lectures begin at 7:30 p.m. in Rothenberg Hall.

2021 Lectures

March 10, 2021
The Ray Allen Billington Lecture in the History of the American West
Iris Jamahl Dunkle, author

April 21, 2021
The Isherwood-Bachardy Lecture
Robert Chattel (AIA); Nels Youngborg; Alvin-Christian Nuval, historic preservation consultants, Chattel, Inc.

May 19, 2021
The Zeidberg Lecture in the History of the Book
Eric White, Scheide Librarian & Asst. Univ. Librarian for Special Collections, Rare Books & Manuscripts, Princeton University

June 9, 2021
The Peck Lecture in Victorian Studies
Priya Satia, professor of history, Stanford University