Current Initiatives
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PROGRAM: Flip for Horseshoe Crabs!


Dover, DE – [workshop, discussion] In an effort to merge the worlds of science and the humanities, Delaware Humanities, in partnership with the Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve, hosts a literature discussion and conduct a mock survey on horseshoe crabs. (Public)

#HumCitizen: A Matter of Facts Podcasts


Online – [statewide] Delaware Humanities will conduct a ten-part podcast series entitled “A Matter of Facts” that will feature scholars and journalists exploring a variety of issues facing Delaware today. (Public)

GRANT: General Information


The Delaware Humanities Forum 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: Joseph P. del Tufo Annual Lecture


Dover, DE – [lecture] The 2018 Annual Lecture will be presented by Dr. Danielle Ofri author of What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear and Associate Professor of Medicine at the NYU School of Medicine. The Annual Lecture honors Dr. Joseph P. del Tufo, an admired member of the Delaware Humanities Council. (Public)

PROGRAM: Delaware Whodunit?


2018 – [Wilmington, DE] “Whodunit” children’s book for schools, community centers, libraries, and individual readers around the state expected early 2018. (Publication)

PROGRAM: Literature & Medicine


Ongoing – [Wilmington, DE] A national award-winning, hospital-based, scholar-led humanities reading and discussion program for healthcare professionals that aims to improve patient-caregiver interaction. (Reading and Discussion)

PROGRAM: DE The Bill of Rights and You


2016 – [Archived] An exhibit commemorating the 225th anniversary of the Bill of Rights. (National Archives, Bill of Rights, Exhibit)

OVERVIEW: Delaware Pulitzer Prize Centennial Campfires Activities


2016 – [Archived] To commemorate the Pulitzer Prizes centennial, Delaware Humanities Forum created a series of literature discussion sessions and writing workshops focused on recent Pulitzer Prize winners, works and finalists. (Pulitzer Prizes Campfires, State Overview)