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Lyndon B. Johnson


On the Fate and Fortunes of Public Goods

A university president maps the way forward for the humanities.

National Council on the Humanities


50 Years of the National Council on the Humanities

The National Council on the Humanities is charged with a lofty mission.

Lindberghs in plane with open cockpits


To Bring the Humanities to All Americans, NEH Needed Local Partners

How the state humanities councils expanded and helped fulfill the mission of NEH

Illustration of volumes representing great American authors


Edmund Wilson's Big Idea: A Series of Books Devoted to Classic American Writing. It Almost Didn't Happen.

The origins of the Library of American were a messy business.

Tom Wolff photo of William Adams


The Education of William Adams

The new chairman of NEH almost failed out of college. He joined the Army, was sent to Vietnam, and came back a different person.

Grant Program: Humanities Collections and Resources

By Brett Bobley

I want to remind everyone that NEH’s Division of Preservation and Access recently announced the new deadline for our Humanities Collections and Resources program.