Programs

Current Initiatives
National Partners
Local Partners
Subjects
Audiences
Councils

PROGRAM: Colorado Poet Laureate

Colorado

2014 to 2018 – [statewide] A selection of an outstanding poet to promote an appreciation of poetry throughout Colorado.(Poetry, Presentation & Lecture)

RESOURCE: Great Lives in Colorado-Pesonajes Importantes de la historia de Colorado

Colorado

Ongoing – [resource] A series of biographies focusing on Colorado history and events. (Publication)

RESOURCE: The Colorado Encyclopedia

Colorado

Ongoing – [online] An online encyclopedia for anyone seeking reliable information about Colorado. (Resource)

PROGRAM: Chautauqua

Colorado

Ongoing – [statewide] Learn more about Colorado Humanities’ series of Chautauqua programs. (Festival, Performance)

PROGRAM: Motheread/Fatheread Colorado

Colorado

Ongoing – [statewide] A program designed to help parents read to their children. (Workshop)

PROGRAM: Writers in the Schools

Colorado

Ongoing – [statewide] A series of professional, trained writers to conduct a series of writing workshops for students. (Workshop)

RESOURCE: Great Divide

Colorado

Ongoing – [resource] A film discussing the importance of water and it’s uses. (Documentary Film)

PROGRAM: Letters About Literature

Colorado

Spring 2017 – [statewide] A writing competition where students each write a letter to an author, poet or playwright. (Competition, Performance)

PROGRAM: River of Words

Colorado

May 2017 – [Denver, CO] A poetry and art competition for students on the theme of watersheds and the environment. (Award, Performance)

PROGRAM: Colorado Book Awards

Colorado

May 2017 – [statewide] An annual celebration of Colorado’s outstanding authors, editors, illustrators and photographers. (Award)

PROGRAM: Denver Veterans Writing Workshop

Colorado

Jun. 25, 2017 – [Denver, CO] A writing workshop for Colorado veterans. (Workshop)

OVERVIEW: Colorado Pulitzer Prizes Centennial Campfires Activities

Colorado

2016 – [Archived] To celebrate the Pulitzer Prizes centennial, Colorado Humanities focused on two programs, Writers in the Schools and its Speakers Bureau to expose students and adults to Prize-winning works on the American West. (Pulitzer Prizes Campfires, State Overview)

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