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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

Interview with Public Scholar recipient Christina Thompson on her upcoming book Sea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia”

Posted: October 23, 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

Students from Southport, CT race to receive their National History Day award
Posted: June 19, 2015

Thirty-One Middle and High School Students Named National Endowment for the Humanities Scholars at 2015 National History Day

Thirty-one young historians named NEH scholars at National History Day

Margaret Chase Smith, wife of the late Rep. Clyde Smith, Republican, of Maine
Posted: June 18, 2015

Margaret Chase Smith Essay: The Urgency of Democracy

National Endowment for the Humanities Chairman William Adams writes an essay “Margaret Chase Smith Essay: The Urgency of Democracy” in the Maine Policy Review

Chairman Adams speaking at a congressional breakfast for National History Day
Posted: June 17, 2015

Don't Make History, History

In an op-ed, NEH Chairman Adams argues that knowing and teaching history is vital