Anna Deavere Smith delivers the 44th Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities
Council's slogan is the sound of a new idea.
Humanities programs connect across state.
Chautauquas, storytelling create "magical format" for the Humanities
Alabama's Bob Stewart Builds and rebuilds on the humanities.
Nevada's Christina Barr uses food to foster a sense of community in a diverse state.
New York's Sara Ogger looks out her window and beyond the city.
Putting humanities tools into local hands.
Virginia Carter promotes her state's history with Chautauqua.
Montana native Ken Egan promotes civic dialog across his state.
Gale Peterson’s plan to teach high school history had one fatal flaw. Not his B.S. in History and Government from Iowa State University.
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Humboldt in the New World
Journeying through South America, Alexander von Humboldt sought nothing less than "the unity of nature."
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Done with Tolstoy
Famed translators Pevear and Volokhonsky reach another milestone.
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A Workingman's Poet
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The Blue Humanities
In studying the sea, we are returning to our beginnings.
By John R. Gillis
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What accounts for Emerson's endurance as a writer?
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