News from the Councils

Press Release: Guam Humanities Council awarded $10,000 grant from The Cultural Conservancy Mino-Niibi Fund for Indigenous Cultures

Sept. 8-Oct. 2, 2013: Hawai'i Council for the Humanities sponsors "Crossing Cultures: The Art of Manga in Hawai'i," an exhibition of seven Hawai'i-produced manga (a type of Japanese comics).

July, 2013: Wyoming Humanities Council names Shannon D. Smith as its new Executive Director.

May 10-11, 2013: Kentucky Humanities Council names Ben Chandler as its new Executive Director.

May 8, 2013: The Fleming County Covered Bridge Museum will host a Kentucky Humanities Council Chatauqua presentation of Dr. Ephraim McDowell, the Father of Abdominal Surgery.

May 7, 2013: Indiana Humanities host fifth annual Conversations to Examine the Next 200 Years that look toward the future and building on economic success.

April 8, 2013: Poets explore Native American heritage in verse at free public reading. Virginia Foundation for the Humanities' Virginia Indian program director highlighted.

April 3, 2013: SC Humanities Festival celebrates local history and culture of host community. Festival has been to 15 different cities during its 19 year span.