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#HumCitizen: Journalism: Now More Than Ever?

South Dakota

Multiple Locations, SD – [forums, lectures, festival] A year-long series of public forums and keynote events culminating with the South Dakota Festival of the Book featuring Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists. Events will cover the challenges of interpreting news. (Public)

PROGRAM: Veterans Writing Prize

South Dakota

Aug. 1, 2017 – [deadline] Learn more about the South Dakota Humanities Council Veterans Writing Prize. (Award)

PROGRAM: South Dakota Festival of Books

South Dakota

Sept. 2017- [Deadwood, Rapid City] An annual literary festival celebrated on each side of South Dakota. (Festival)

GRANT: SD Major Grants

South Dakota

Oct. 15, 2017 – [deadline] Learn more about South Dakota’s major grants (awards up to $7,000). (Grant Opportunity)

PROGRAM: Young Readers Initiative

South Dakota

2017 – [statewide] A program aiming to stop summer reading loss in South Dakota.(Reading & Discussion)

PROGRAM: One Book South Dakota

South Dakota

2017 – [statewide] Encouraging South Dakotans to read and discuss the same book over a year and participate in group events. (Reading & Discussion)

RESOURCE: Reading Program Toolkits

South Dakota

Ongoing – [resource] A toolkit for reading and discussion leaders to help establish and extend reading programs. (Toolkit)

PROGRAM: Speakers Bureau

South Dakota

Ongoing – [statewide] A program featuring Chautauqua-style presentations and traditional speakers available for nonprofits. (Presentation/Lecture)

OVERVIEW: South Dakota Pulitzer Prizes Centennial Campfires Activities

South Dakota

2016 – [Archived] A combination of 13 in-person Prize winners at events and several blogs, broadcast interviews, and essays published about Prize winners visiting the state, the South Dakota Humanities Council saturated 2016 with programs to celebrate the Pulitzer centennial. (Pulitzer Prizes Campfires, State Overview)

PROGRAM: SD The Bill of Rights and You

South Dakota

2016-17 – [Archived] 59 sites are hosting the pop-up display exhibit from the National Archives to commemorate the 225th anniversary of the Bill of Rights. (National Archives, Bill of Rights, Exhibit)

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