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Fifth National Black Writers Conference

NEH supports a conference on black literature in American life.

On-Site with NEH: A Dakar Journal

Twenty-five high school teachers are immersed in French-speaking West Africa.

The Glory of Russia

The treasures of the Romanovs dazzle visitors.

Uproar in the Classroom

A new film explores how the written word carries explosive consequences.

Almost a Masterpiece

The early version of what became The Great Gatsby will soon be in print.

The Nuances of Money

An interview with author James L. W. West III.

Eleanor Roosevelt

A documentary places the emphasis on Eleanor without Franklin.

The New Deal Network

A website puts depression-era documents into schools.

A Visit from Historian Shelby Foote

The writer shares reflections on the South and history.

A World of Spectacle

An exhibition examines eighteenth-century art in the city that was the intersection of the classical and the contemporary.