Chairman's Speeches

Jon Parrish Peede is Chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities. His previous positions include publisher of the Virginia Quarterly Review (VQR) at the University of Virginia, literature grants director at the National Endowment for the Arts, counselor to NEA Chairman Dana Gioia, director of the NEA Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience program, director of the NEA Big Read program, director of communications at Millsaps College, and editor at Mercer University Press with a focus on the humanities.

The Humanities in Relationship

Boston, MA
November 4, 2017

The Unopened Letter New Orleans, LA
November 8, 2018
The Keeper of the Stories

Honolulu, Hawai'i
November 8, 2019