Our Work

We believe federal funding for the humanities is vital to a thriving democracy.

Since our founding in 1977, our members have always been our top priority.

We are dedicated to strengthening awareness of the critical role the humanities play in everyday American life.

National Humanities Conference

Bringing the Humanities Community Together

Save the Dates! The 2019 National Humanities Conference will take place November 7-10, 2019 in Honolulu, HI. This year, the theme will be “Roots and Routes: Navigation, Migration and Exchange in the 21st Century.” Registration opens summer 2019! (Hotel reservations can be made now.)

Learn More About This Important Event

Upcoming Deadlines & Events

November 1
Deadline: Registration Ends
National Humanities Conference

November 7-10
National Humanities Conference
Roots & Routes | Honolulu, HI

November 7
Federation Board Meeting
Honolulu, HI

November 8
Livestream: Schwartz Prize
Honolulu, HI

November 9
Annual Business Meeting
Honolulu, HI

November 11
Veterans Day
Federation Closed

November 28-29
Thanksgiving Holiday
Federation Closed