Anna Deavere Smith delivers the 44th Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities
Stanley Romanstein connects music and the humanities in Minnesota.
Julie Yoder brings a mix of experiences to the humanities in Arizona.
Janet Daley promotes reading programs in North Dakota.
Growing up abroad led Doug Quin to take a grassroots approach to programming in North Carolina.
A passion for printing.
Dean Bakopolous brings a writerly touch to Wisconsin.
Oklahoma's Anita May reflects on thirty years with the humanities.
Marcia Wolter Britton explores what matters to Wyoming.
Joe Kelly works to tell Pennsylvania's stories.
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Humboldt in the New World
Journeying through South America, Alexander von Humboldt sought nothing less than "the unity of nature."
By Anna Maria Gillis
Done with Tolstoy
Famed translators Pevear and Volokhonsky reach another milestone.
By Kevin Mahnken
A Workingman's Poet
Frankness and plain speaking made Carl Sandburg a celebrity.
By Danny Heitman
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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