Programs

Current Initiatives
National Partners
Local Partners
Subjects
Audiences
Councils

PROGRAM: War Ink

California

Statewide, CA – [Schwartz Prize Winner: 2015] War Ink illustrates how 21st century public humanities programming can make use of new technologies and reflect contemporary cultural forms while maintaining continuity with traditional humanities practices of reading, listening, reflection, and dialogue, in order to illuminate ideas and experiences at the heart of what it means to be human. This program is ongoing. (Veterans, Public)

#HumCitizen: Youth Perspective and the Future of California

California

Statewide, CA – [forums, workshops, digital) A year long initiative in partnership with community colleges and youth service organizations to engage a broad cross section of California’s young people to foster a deepened understanding and awareness of the vital connections between democracy, journalism, and an informed citizenry. (Public, Students, Educators)

GRANT: General Information

California

California Humanities offers a variety of grant opportunities. Visit the council’s website to learn more about the types of grants offered, eligibility requirements, and application deadlines. (Public)

PROGRAM: Literature & Medicine

California

Ongoing – [statewide] A program that facilitates humanities-based discussions for healthcare workers in VA hospitals, thus increasing their ability to understand and communicate with their patients. (Reading & Discussion)

OVERVIEW: California Pulitzer Prizes Centennial Campfires Activities

California

2016 – [Archived] To celebrate the Pulitzer Prizes centennial, California Humanities created a series of events, On the Road with California Humanities, featuring six Pulitzer-prize winners in conversation with notable thinkers about contemporary issues. (Pulitzer Prizes Campfires Initiative, State Overview)

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