Walter Isaacson to deliver the lecture on May 12.
Tickets available starting April 22. Learn More »
Division of Public Programs
1913: Seeds of Conflict
Art History Repeats Itself
Zap! Pow! Kazam!: The Creation and Evolution of American Superheroes
A packaged set of four nationally-acclaimed films that tell the remarkable stories of individuals who challenged the social and legal status quo, from slavery to segregation.
African American History at Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello
What do a former grocery store, a bar, and a library have in common?*
Peter Sagal explores the most important 4,400-word document in the United States
Three notable media projects funded by the Division of Public Program highlight women’s contribution to creating a better society.
Monday, May 26, 2014, 8 p.m. (check local listings)
Rebroadcast June 17, 2014
Two recent NEH-funded documentaries received Peabody awards this year. Latino Amricans: The 500 Year Legacy that Reshaped a Nation and
The incredible story of Albanian Muslims saving nearly 2,000 Jews during the Holocaust
Many events, exhibitions, and programs funded by this division are now circulating around the country—see what may be coming to a location near you.
Ideas Matter: Checking in with the Public Humanities
Where we have been
Baltimore, Maryland, May 19-22
February 13-16, in New York City
An annual international conference of film and television industry professionals, November 29, 2012
Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, Massachusetts, June 8, 2012
New York University’s Skirball Center, New York City, June 18-20, 2012
George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, June 15-17, 2012
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