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Map of hurricane recovery grants across New York State

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Hurricane recovery grants in New York: one year later

Report of Hurricane Irene recovery grants from the New York Council for the Humanities.

Posted: August 22, 2012

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Robert D. Putnam to deliver the Nebraska Humanities Council's 17th annual Governor's Lecture in the Humanities

Acclaimed author and political scientst Robert D. Putnam will present this year's 17th annual Governor's Lecture in the Humanities in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Posted: August 20, 2012

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

In mid-July, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences held a day-long regional forum on the Humanities and Civil Society.

Posted: August 19, 2012
Between Fences literary tour with Jimmy Santiago Baca

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Guam Humanities Council to host acclaimed writer Jimmy Santiago Baca

The Guam Humanities Council will present a literary tour with internationally acclaimed writer Jimmy Santiago Baca as part of the Museum on Main Street Between Fences tour of Guam.

Posted: August 14, 2012
Former U.S. Supreme Court Justice David H. Souter

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Former U.S. Supreme Court Justice David Souter to speak at New Hampshire Humanities Council event in September

Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice David H. Souter will appear on September 14, 2012 at the opening event for Constitutionally Speaking.

Posted: July 31, 2012

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Colorado Humanities announces 2012 Colorado Book Awards winners

The Colorado Book Awards, an annual program of Colorado Humanities, celebrates the accomplishments of Colorado's outstanding authors, editors, illustrators, and photographers.

Posted: July 24, 2012
Senate Resolution honoring the 40th anniversary of SDHC

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South Dakota Humanities Council's 40th Anniversary recognized in Congressional Record

South Dakota Senator Tim Johnson recognizes the South Dakota Humanities Council on their 40th anniversary.

Posted: July 23, 2012

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Humanities Washington announces new statewide grants program

Humanities Washington has retooled its project grants program and debuts Spark Grants.

Posted: July 23, 2012

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City of Literature documentary premieres in Iowa City

How did Iowa City become a hub for creative writing? The documentary City of Literature answers that question.

Posted: July 19, 2012

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Utah Humanities Council honored by the American Association for State and Local History for Museum Interpretation Initiative

Each year, the American Association for State and Local History honors individuals and institutions that have achieved a high standard of excellence in the collection, preservation, and interpretation of state and local history.

Posted: July 16, 2012