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Articles with keyword "Humanities"

Brenna Daugherty Gerhardt

In Focus

North Dakota’s Brenna Daugherty Gerhardt

Looking to be a game changer.


The Future of the Humanities: Democracy

Teaching the art of democracy—how humanities education supports civic participation.

Briann Greenfield

In Focus

Briann Greenfield of the New Jersey Council for the Humanities

She takes a public historian's view of the world.

Adam Davis

In Focus

Adam Davis of Oregon Humanities

Head of OH plants seeds for discussion, not consensus.

Lyndon B. Johnson


On the Fate and Fortunes of Public Goods

A university president maps the way forward for the humanities.

LBJ signing legislation authorizing creation of NEH


Chairman William Adams Reflects on 50 Years of NEH

Endowment's great mission and growing achievements are reviewed

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.