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PROGRAM: BrainBox

Oklahoma

Statewide, OK – [podcast] Oklahoma Humanities’ BrainBox podcast uses the humanities to take listeners on a deep dive into the issues affecting American society and culture. Join some of Oklahoma’s most interesting and knowledgeable humanities scholars along with BrainBox host and OH Program Officer Chris Carroll to explore how history, literature, ethics, philosophy, and other humanities fields inform our understanding of current events and the human experience. (Public)

#HumCitizen: Fake News! The Media, The Truth, and our Democracy

Oklahoma

Oklahoma City, OK – [lecture] A candid conversation with investigative journalist Carl Bernstein about media literacy, the role of journalism in a functioning democracy, and the lessons learned from his Watergate experience. This program is supported by a grant from the Mellon Foundation in partnership with the Pulitzer Prizes and the Federation of State Humanities Councils. (Public)

GRANT: Major Grants

Oklahoma

Sept. 1, 2017 – [deadline] Learn more about Oklahoma Humanities Council’s major grants (awards up to $8,500). (Grant Opportunity)

GRANT: Challenge Grants

Oklahoma

Sept. 1, 2017 – [deadline] Learn more about Oklahoma Humanities Council’s challenge grants (awards up to $15,000). (Grant Opportunity)

GRANT: Scholar Research Grants

Oklahoma

Dec. 15, 2017 – [deadline] Learn more about Oklahoma Humanities Council’s scholar research grants (awards up to $500). (Grant Opportunity)

PROGRAM: Water/Ways

Oklahoma

Select locations, OK – [traveling exhibit] Oklahoma Humanities invites museums, libraries, historical societies, and other nonprofit organizations in towns with fewer than 20,000 residents to apply to host, Water/Ways, Smithsonian Institution’s Museum on Main Street traveling exhibit. The exhibit will tour five Oklahoma communities from July 2019 through April 2020. (Public)

GRANT: Opportunity Grants

Oklahoma

Ongoing – [statewide] Learn more about Oklahoma Humanities Council’s major grants (awards up to $1,000). (Grant Opportunity)

PROGRAM: Let’s Talk About It

Oklahoma

Ongoing – [statewide] A book discussion group lead by a humanities scholar. (Presentation/Lecture, Reading & Discussion)

RESOURCE: Oklahoma Humanities Magazine

Oklahoma

Ongoing – [resource] A magazine that fosters conversation through articles, interviews, and beautiful color images. (Publication)

PROGRAM: OK The Bill of Rights and You

Oklahoma

2016 to 2017 – [Archived] 64 Oklahoma venues hosted copies of the 225th Anniversary of the Bill of Rights pop-up display created by the National Archives. (National Archives, Bill of Rights, Exhibit)

OVERVIEW: Oklahoma Pulitzer Prizes Centennial Campfires Activities

Oklahoma

2016-17 – [Archived] To celebrate the Pulitzer centennial, OK Humanities enlisted three scholars to develop Pulitzer-themed “Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma” reading and discussion series for libraries and other nonprofits. (Pulitzer Prizes Campfires, State Overview)

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