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Malinda Lowery
Posted: February 2, 2016

Q&A with NEH Public Scholar Malinda Lowery

NEH Public Scholar Malinda Lowery discusses her book, The Lumbee Indians: An American Struggle

Philip Dray
Posted: January 21, 2016

Q&A with NEH Public Scholar Philip Dray

Philip Dray discusses his NEH Public Scholar project on the history of hunting in America

Judith Dupre
Posted: January 20, 2016

Q&A with NEH Public Scholar Judith Dupré

NEH Public Scholar Judith Dupré on her "biography" of One World Trade Center

Sarah Dry
Posted: January 18, 2016

Q&A with NEH Public Scholar Sarah Dry

NEH Public Scholar Sarah Dry discusses her book The Circulation of Our World: Scientists and the Quest to Understand the Waters of the Globe

Gregg Hecimovich
Posted: January 15, 2016

Q&A with NEH Public Scholar Gregg Hecimovich

NEH Public Scholar Gregg Hecimovich uncovers the identity of fugitive slave and first African-American woman novelist, author of the 1850s novel The Bondwoman’s Narrative

Lien-Hang T. Nguyen
Posted: January 13, 2016

Q&A with NEH Public Scholar Lien-Hang T. Nguyen

Recipient of an NEH Public Scholar grant discusses her book on the history of the Tet Offensive

A. K. Sandoval-Strausz
Posted: January 11, 2016

Q&A with NEH Public Scholar Andrew K. Sandoval-Strausz

Interview with A. K. Sandoval-Strausz, recipient of an NEH Public Scholar grant for a book on Latino Landscapes: A Transnational History of Urban America since 1950

Posted: January 8, 2016

The White House Honors NEH’s 50th Anniversary

Don’t miss “A Celebration of American Creativity: In Performance at the White House,”  commemorating NEH’s 50th anniversary and cele

Posted: December 17, 2015

Q&A with NEH Public Scholar Christina Thompson

  1. Tell us the first thing you did when you learned you received an NEH Public Scholar grant.

It was the day before my niece’s wedding and I was sitting around with my cousin from California. I opened my email and there was a query from someone at Inside Higher Ed saying she’d like to talk to me—somehow I got her email before I got the one from NEH. I looked at my cousin and said, “I think I just got a grant!”

Posted: October 22, 2015

The National Endowment for the Humanities 50th Anniversary Honored on Capitol Hill

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), Congressman Leonard Lance and Congressman David Price, Co-Chairs of the Congressional Humanities C