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Puppet face of The Little Match Girl

The Pulitzer Prize Turns 100

From puppet performances to photography exhibitions, 46 humanities councils celebrate 100 years of the Pulitzer Prize.

In the Boston State House

What Happened the Day After the Boston Massacre?

Tempers flare when Colonial Bostonians debate what do to with violence in their city.

Jean Seberg

The Secret Lives of Jean Seberg

A small-town girl from Iowa became the "it" girl of the French New Wave.

Gene Feher’s cap.

Speaking About Vietnam

Maryland high school students interview local Vietnam War veterans.

Million dollar quartet

The Birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll Is Found at Sam Phillips’s Sun Records

Anyone could walk in and record their song at small studio in Memphis.

Tom Bradley with crowd

Tom Bradley’s Los Angeles

Los Angeles elected its first black mayor with a multicultural coalition.

Cover of Blues Viision

In the Land of Snow and Fargo, a Legacy of Black Writing Emerges

A new anthology of African-American writing reveals black lives in the Midwest.

Telling Project performers on stage

Veterans in Tampa Bay Tell Their Stories

The stories on stage reflect the range of veterans’ experiences as well as their similarities.

Illustration entitled "Ghosts in a Cemetery"

How the Once-Banned Spoon River Anthology Made a Comeback in Lewistown, Illinois

Celebration of the work's centennial

Seventeenth-century Noh theater mask

The Samurai Cultivated the Art of Peace.

Two hundred fifty years of peace in Japan reveal objects of extraordinary beauty.