Performance of Shakespeare Play 'Julius Caesar' at the Globe Theatre, Southwark,

Shakespeare Uncovered

Behind every Shakespeare play there is a story.


NEH-supported Shakespeare Uncovered returns to PBS on January 30

Portrait of Ambroise Vollard

The Museumgoer

Paul Cézanne revered the Old Masters, yet Influenced waves of Modernists as they broke with the past
NEH-Common Good

Common Good

NEH Chairman William Adams announces new Endowment-wide initiative that emphasizes link between the humanities and the “current conditions of national life”
photo: open books in library

Humanities Open Book

New joint NEH/Mellon grant program to republish out-of-print humanities books under a Creative Commons license
Sono Osato

The Original Miss Turnstiles

Sono Osato Starred on Broadway While Her Japanese Father Was Interned

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Cézanne self-portrait