Hoosier Hysteria Reading List
Books
Hoosier Hysteria Reading List

Looking to brush up on your Hoosier basketball history ahead of the NCAA tournament that will be hosted this month in Indianapolis? This reading list will help you tap into the Hoosier hysteria.

March 8, 2021
Poetry Sought to Honor Marshall “Major” Taylor
Poetry
Poetry Sought to Honor Marshall “Major” Taylor

Indiana Humanities and the Arts Council of Indianapolis seek to commission an Indiana poet to write an original poem inspired by the life, career, and legacy of Marshall "Major" Taylor to accompany a new mural of the famous cyclist to be installed during the summer of 2021.

February 25, 2021
Indiana Humanities anuncia oportunidades de subsidios y fechas límite para el 2021
Miscellaneous
Indiana Humanities anuncia oportunidades de subsidios y fechas límite para el 2021

Indiana Humanities ofrecerá más de 215.000 dólares en subsidios en 2021, y seguirá brindando oportunidades de financiación más pequeñas y de respuesta rápida, así como subsidios más grandes que apoyen programas públicos innovadores y de colaboración en el ámbito de las humanidades. La organización estatal sin ánimo de lucro tiene …

January 19, 2021
Miscellaneous
Indianapolis book club celebrates 40th anniversary

Several months ago, a book club reached out to our staff who manages the Novel Conversations lending library for book clubs. The club inquired about donating some books to the collection in honor of the 40th anniversary of their group’s founding. We were interested, of course, so we asked them …

December 23, 2020
Miscellaneous
Novel Conversations 2020 Recap

It was a busy year in Novel Conversations! Despite a three month closure for the pandemic, groups across the state still thought, read and talked about countless books together. Curious what they read? Check out our year in review. You may expect some of the titles and authors, but others may come as a surprise to you.

December 23, 2020
Indiana Humanities 2020 Holiday Gift Guide
Books
Indiana Humanities 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

The Indiana Humanities team offers our own suggestions for gifts this holiday season: Keira– Memberships to local cultural organizations make a great gift and provide essential support to this vibrant part of our community.  In many ways it’s the gift that keeps on giving providing the recipient with activities throughout the year including exclusive …

December 1, 2020
Digital Humanities Scholars Launch Networking Initiative and Inventory Project
Miscellaneous
Digital Humanities Scholars Launch Networking Initiative and Inventory Project

In late 2019, a collection of librarians and faculty engaged in digital humanities (DH) scholarship met at Indiana Humanities’ Indianapolis office to launch a statewide DH network. Christened the Indiana Digital Humanities Initiative (INDHI), this new effort aims to foster collaborations across disciplines and institutions in order to promote scholarship …

November 17, 2020
Talking Across Political Divides: Resources to Help You Think, Read and Talk Even When It’s Really Hard
Miscellaneous
Talking Across Political Divides: Resources to Help You Think, Read and Talk Even When It’s Really Hard

Our director of programs Leah Nahmias shares advice for having productive conversations about politics.

November 2, 2020