NEH Chairman William Adams

Saving Stories of Service

NEH Chairman William Adams records an oral history of his Vietnam War service in honor of Memorial Day, inaugurating new NEH partnership with the Library of Congress to preserve veterans' stories
B.B King

Looking back at B.B. King

In 1999, B.B. King visited NEH to talk and his life and why he sings the blues
Crowd at Coney Island

Coney Island's Highs and Lows

For more than a century, Coney Island has stirred our senses. A new NEH-funded exhibition at the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art examines its allure.
Humanities in the Public Square

"Humanities in the Public Square"

New NEH grant opportunity to host community discussions about the relevance of the humanities to civic life
old photograhs and documents

"Common Heritage" grants

New NEH grant program will digitize artifacts of family and local history

Explore the Humanities

Websites, apps, and digital projects supported by NEH grants

Humanities Magazine

The Magazine
of the National Endowment for the Humanities

Robert Riggs's "July 4 at Coney Island"