Books That Changed Us. What are some books that changed your view of the world, changed the way you think?
The Humanities Montana Festival of the Book. Check out these three new discussions with corresponding events at this year's festival:
Off the Trail: Encounters with Montana's Weird and Wild History, a new discussion about history found off the beaten path. Moderated by writer, musician and graphic designer Ednor Therriault.
Humanities Montana board member Tobin Shearer will receive the 2013 Helen and Winston Cox Educational Excellence Award at UM's 116th Commencement on Saturday, May 18.
Shearer teaches in the Department of History and directs the African American Studies program. His courses include Prayer and Civil Rights; The Black Radical Tradition; and African American Religious Experience: Voodoo, Muslim, Church: Black Religion.
Posted by Ken Egan on May 13, 2013 at 9:23am
Films, grants available for "Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle," a Bridging Cultures program through the National Endowment for the Humanities. Click on the link below for much more information. This program is ideal for libraries, museums, and historical societies. Application deadline: May 1.…Continue
Posted by Ken Egan on April 10, 2013 at 9:07am
"House & Home," an exhibition organized by the National Building Museum in Washington, DC, has been added to the roster as the newest "NEH on the Road" offering. Featuring a wide array of photographs, domestic objects, toys, architectural models, interactive components, and video resources, it explores and challenges our notions of what it means to be “at home” in America. House & Home is in production now, and will open…
Posted by Ken Egan on January 23, 2013 at 10:51am
Posted by Ken Egan on January 2, 2013 at 2:34pm