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Dialogues on the Experience of War Projects Directors’ Meeting 2017

On June 1 and 2, 2017, the Division of Education Programs hosted a Project Directors meeting for the Dialogues on the Experience of War grant program in Washington, D.C.

Still of Artist Paul Balan displaying his deisgn of the NEH medal

Medal Designer

The 2013 National Humanities Medalists will, like their predecessors from other years, represent many fields of intellectual and cultural endeavor, but something will be different.

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Reconnecting the Humanities and Sciences through Preservation and Access

Program Officers Joel Wurl and Mary Downs consider how the history of science can serve as an especially accommodating bridge between the humanities and scientific disciplines. 

Standing Down -- American Army soldiers walking through street

Standing Down

Standing Down, an anthology of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, essays, and memoirs that speak to the experiences of those who have served in the military and made the often-difficult transition back into civilian life, is a centerpiece of The Talking Service Project, one of five newly approved pilots that are being used to kickstart NEH's Standing Together initiative. 

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The Scholar and The Sailor

Washington, DC, native Greg White had always wanted to become a sailor, but after being arrested and sent to a maximum security prison for armed robbery his dream never felt so far away.

Iraqi Jewish Archive Exhibit, behind the scenes preservation image

Preserving the Iraqi Jewish Archive

In May, 2003, Coalition forces searching the flooded basement of Iraqi intelligence headquarters in Baghdad discovered startling evidence of Iraq’s once-vibrant Jewish community.  More than 2,700 books and tens of thousands of documents – wet and moldy – were removed and laid in the sun to dry.