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Featured Projects: Public Programs

Martin Droeshout. Shakespeare. Engraving, 1623.
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Bedazzled by Shakespeare

"Knock, knock. Who's there?" Shakespeare

Posted: April 12, 2016
Synchronized exercise performance at the Hebrew Orphan Asylum, Baltimore
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Rx for the Humanities

Beyond Chicken Soup: Jews & Medicine in America opened at the Jewish Museum of Maryland on March 13, 2016.

Posted: March 11, 2016
Preparing a wall as part of the exhibition
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From Zanzibar to Barclay Square and Back

America to Zanzibar: Muslim Cultures Near and Far opens at the Children's Museum of Manhattan February 13.

Posted: February 1, 2016
Edie Black, a volunteer from Smith College, teaches freedom school at Mileston
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The Awards Keep Coming

The Excellence of NEH Projects Proven Again

Posted: June 12, 2015
Reading from Anne Frank's Diary
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Children Can Make a Difference

Great Friend to Kids Award

Posted: June 2, 2015
Chattanooga History Center Entrance
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Chairman Adams at American Alliance of Museums

On April 26, Chairman William Adams will talk with three leaders of urban museums on the changing nature of their institutions’ relationships to their home cities.

Posted: April 16, 2015
Gisèle Freund, Frida in the Garden, Casa Azul, ca.  1951. From the exhibition FR
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Who’s Working in the Garden? New Opportunities for Humanities Scholars

Also reported found in the theatre and in cyberspace

Posted: March 27, 2015
Playwright August Wilson.
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Set in Pittsburgh, Stories for All Americans

The two-hour documentary August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand  premiers on PBS’s American Masters series on February 20, 2015.

Posted: February 19, 2015
Generoso Pope (right), an Italian-American businessman and newspaper publisher,
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La Dolce Vita Americano? Watch and Decide

The Italian Americans, a two-part, four-hour NEH-funded documentary about the Italian experience in America, premiered on PBS on February 17, 2015.

Posted: February 18, 2015
Composite of Eleanor Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Teddy Roosevelt
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Teddy, Franklin, and Eleanor: More Than Just Politics

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History film series

Posted: November 18, 2014