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New England state councils participate in a forum on the Humanities and Civil Society

August 20, 2012 | By Federal/State Partnership Staff

In mid-July, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences held a day-long regional forum on the Humanities and Civil Society at the House of the Academy in Cambridge, MA. Two dozen scholars and civic leaders provided testimony on the importance of the humanities and social sciences. State humanities council leaders from the New England area were in attendance as were representatives from the Federation of State Humanities Councils. The forum was recorded and videos of the presentations are available on the Academy’s website.


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