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 Rothenberg Hall in the Steven S. Koblik Education and Visitor Center.


Sept. 14   The Ray Allen Billington Lecture in the History of the American West

Professor Karl Jacoby (History, Columbia University)

Sept. 21   The Avery Distinguished Fellow’s Lecture in the Humanities

Professor Jon Mee (English, University of York)

Sept. 29   Isherwood Foundation Lecture

Edmund White

Oct. 5   The Rogers Distinguished Fellow’s Lecture in Nineteenth-Century American History

Professor Steve Hahn (History, NYU)

Oct. 24   The Los Angeles Times Distinguished Fellow’s Lecture in American Studies

Professor Woody Holton (History, University of South Carolina)

Nov. 9   The Crotty Lecture in the History of British or European Civilization

Dr Steve Hindle (W.M. Keck Foundation Director of Research, The Huntington Library)

Dec. 7   The Fletcher Jones Foundation Distinguished Fellow’s Lecture in British History

Professor Margo Todd (History, University of Pennsylvania)



Jan. 9   The Paul G. Haaga Jr. Lecture in the History of American Entrepreneurship

Professor Naomi Lamoreaux (History, Yale University)

Jan. 11   The Allan Nevins Lecture in American History

Professor Christopher Brown (History, Columbia University)

Jan. 25   The Dibner Lecture in the History of Science and Technology

Professor Mary Terrell (History, UCLA)

Feb. 8   The Ray Allen Billington Lecture in the History of the American West

Professor John Faragher (History, Yale University)

Mar. 1   The Mary Robertson Fellow’s Lecture in Tudor Studies

Professor Greg Walker (English, University of Edinburgh)

Mar. 15   The George and Arlene Cheng Foundation Lecture in Chinese-American Studies

Professor Mae N’gai (History, Columbia University)

Apr. 12   The Ritchie Distinguished Fellow’s Lecture in Early American History

Professor John Demos (History, Yale University)

May 11   The Martin Ridge Lecture in Literature

Hilary Mantel


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