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In Focus

The Great Migration

Jim Quay: sharing history in California.

Building the Humanities in Utah

Cynthia Buckingham promotes civic culture in Utah.

Washington's Margaret Ann Bollmeier

The humanities go digital in Washington state.

A New Awareness in New York

New York's David Cronin works to teach global understanding.

Victor Swenson

Victor Swenson has tried to end illiteracy by encouraging a love of reading in adults.

Michael Bouman of Missouri

Michael Bouman borrows the language of business but says his product is a changed human being.

Alice Smith Barkley

For twenty years, North Carolina's Alice Smith Barkley has spearheaded programs ranging from literacy campaigns to oral history training.

An Administrator at Heart: Charles Bickford

New Hampshire's Charles Bickford retires from a career of cutivating ideas.

Dorothy Schwartz of Maine

The director of the Maine Humanities Council speaks about community-driven programs and renewing civic culture.

Jane Hood of Nebraska

Jane Hood is building bridges to rural Nebraskans.