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NEH in the News

Selected articles on NEH-supported projects.
Posted: September 13, 2011 New Mexico State University professor and the Mescalero Apache Tribe to preserve endangered Apache languages with an NEH Documenting Endangered Languages grant, from KRWG and Associated Press.
Posted: September 10, 2011 “Yale creating online site of Depression-era pics,” with NEH Digital Start-Up grant, from Associated Press.
Posted: September 2, 2011 On the composer’s 170th birthday, four orchestras create programming around the theme of “Dvorak and America” as part of the NEH-supported Music Unwound project, from the Washington Post.
Posted: August 31, 2011 North Carolina State University researchers recreate the experience of hearing John Donne preach in 1622 with an NEH Digital Humanities Start-Up grant, from The Atlantic.
Posted: August 19, 2011 “Rescuing Endangered Languages Means Saving Ideas,” on the NEH/NSF Documenting Endangered Languages program, from Miller-McCune
Posted: August 17, 2011 “As the Gavels Fell: 240 Years at Old Bailey”: the New York Times on the NEH-funded Digging into Data project, “Data Mining with Criminal Intent.”
Posted: August 15, 2011 “Digitized newspapers give readers eye-witness accounts of Tennessee history,” on the NEH-supported National Digital Newspaper Program project in Tennessee, from the Knoxville News Sentinel.
Posted: August 12, 2011 “A Lifetime Quest to Finish a Monumental Encyclopedia of Iran,” profile of the editor of the NEH-supported Encyclopaedia Iranica, from the New York Times.
Posted: August 11, 2011 The Children’s Museum of Manhattan receives NEH grant to develop an exhibition on Muslim culture, from WNYC and the New York Times.