National Arts and Humanities Month

National Arts and Humanities Month

President Obama Declares October National Arts and Humanities Month. How will you celebrate?
Games For Change Student Challenge

NEH to Sponsor Games for Change Student Challenge

The theme: Local Histories & Immigrant Voices.
Rudolfo Anaya awarded a National Humanities Medal

2015 National Humanities Medal

President Obama honors twelve distinguished humanities recipients
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How to Visit a Museum

In time for the opening of the NMAAHC, learn about wearing the right shoes and other tips for getting the most from our palaces of culture
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NEH’s Founding Legislation in Lead Type

Human/Ties Conference Demonstrates Traditional Printing Methods

Protecting our Cultural Heritage

NEH calls for projects that document or digitally re-create imperiled or destroyed cultural materials

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Explore the Humanities

Websites, apps, and digital projects supported by NEH grants

Festival Date: October 22, 2016

Shall We Gather at the River

Lecture Date: October 23, 2016

History in your Backyard

Festival Date: October 26, 2016 - October 29, 2016

Native American Days 2016

Festival Date: October 27, 2016 - October 28, 2016

Chickasaw Celebration

Exhibition Date: November 1, 2016 - November 30, 2016

Mexico: Splendors of Thirty Centuries

Humanities Magazine

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