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NEH announces $1.7 million for "Public Scholars"

NEH grants awarded to 36 authors to support popular scholarly books
The First Thanksgiving at Plymouth" (1914) By Jennie A. Brownscombe

NEH awards $36.6 million in new grants

Grants for museums, libraries, education institutions, and individual scholars include support for excavations of Plymouth Colony and publication of papers of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Korean War Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC

Dialogues on the Experience of War

New NEH grant program supports training for leaders of humanities-based veterans discussion groups
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Red All Over

A new NEH-funded exhibition looks at how a tiny bug, the cochineal, changed the way we see the world
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NEH Launches New Booklist for Kids

Summer reading ideas for K-12

Explore the Humanities

Websites, apps, and digital projects supported by NEH grants

Lecture Date: July 30, 2015

Writing War

Lecture Date: August 1, 2015

Inside Russia Today

Exhibition Date: August 3, 2015 - August 29, 2015

Vaquero: Genesis of the Texas Cowboy

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