William Deverell

William Deverell is professor of history and director of the Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West at the University of Southern California. He is the author of numerous studies of the 19th- and 20th-century American West, including Whitewashed Adobe: The Rise of Los Angeles and the Remaking of Its Mexican Past.


ARTICLES FEATURING WILLIAM

Wellspring

The classic story of the child down the well played out in Southern California at the dawn of television....


A California Commonist

One of the important additions "Woody Guthrie L.A." makes is a grappling, in a couple of chapters, with Woody’s initial embrace of white supremacy....

A California Commonist


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