Theme Guides to selected programs from the Spring 2008 Visions & Voices program were created in partnership with USC Libraries faculty and staff.
Photo: Holly Burt from Los Angeles, CA, "On the Way to Class", University of Southern California, CC BY 2.0
|Otello (Theme Guide: Research Guide - PDF)
March 5, 2008
The LA Opera presents Verdi's Otello, sung in Italian with English supertitles.
Additional topics in guide: Giuseppe Verdi, Franco Zeffirelli; Guide creator: Ross Shimeca.
|What Does California Mean? (Theme Guide: Research Guide - PDF)
April 15, 2008
Explore the history and multiple meanings of California with a panel of experts including Janet Fireman, Ruth Wilson Gilmore, D.J. Waldie, James Quay, Kevin Starr, and William Deverell. Organized by William Deverell and the Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West.
Additional topics in guide: Island California, Gerard Valck, Leonard Valck; Guide creators: Barbara Robinson, Dace Taube, Sue Tyson.