Fellowships announced to study anti-Black racism in Indiana
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Fellowships announced to study anti-Black racism in Indiana

Seeking to engage the power of the humanities to shed light on Americans’ understanding of and pursuit of racial justice, Indiana Humanities has awarded fellowships of $2,500 for four research projects examining pivotal moments in Indiana’s past. Shedding new light on redlining, free and fugitive Black women after the Civil …

January 27, 2021
Indiana Humanities announces grant opportunities and 2021 deadlines
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Indiana Humanities announces grant opportunities and 2021 deadlines

Indiana Humanities will offer more than $215,000 in grants in 2021, continuing to provide opportunities for smaller rapid-response funding and larger grants that support innovative and collaborative public humanities programs. The statewide nonprofit has a webinar online about its offerings and anticipates holding in-person grant workshops later in the year …

January 19, 2021
Six Indiana communities selected to host national Smithsonian exhibit about water and our connections to it
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Six Indiana communities selected to host national Smithsonian exhibit about water and our connections to it

Indiana Humanities will provide additional funds and resources to help residents explore their community’s relationship to water

January 12, 2021
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Monthly science-themed book club opens with “Ready Player Two” virtual discussion featuring local experts

A book club for the scientifically curious that was created in the wake of the March for Science has announced it will be back for another year and is starting with what is likely to be its most popular book ever: “Ready Player Two” by Ernest Cline. The book club—called …

December 15, 2020
Indiana Humanities awards 31 nonprofits with nearly $125,000 in grants  
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Indiana Humanities awards 31 nonprofits with nearly $125,000 in grants  

Grants provide Hoosiers with access to humanities programs, including history, literature and civics projects 

December 2, 2020
Nonprofits can apply to bring award-winning Indiana authors to their community for talks, writing workshops
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Nonprofits can apply to bring award-winning Indiana authors to their community for talks, writing workshops

Support for Indiana Humanities program provided by Glick Philanthropies

October 5, 2020
Bestselling author of book chosen for statewide read to participate in Nov. 10 virtual event
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Bestselling author of book chosen for statewide read to participate in Nov. 10 virtual event

Indiana Humanities is bringing New York Times bestselling-author and National Book Award-finalist Jean Thompson to Hoosier audiences for a free online INconversation discussion on Nov. 10. Thompson will discuss her National Book Award finalist novel The Year We Left Home (chosen by Indiana Humanities for the 2020 One State / …

October 1, 2020
Indiana Writers Center Honored As 2020 Literary Champion
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Indiana Writers Center Honored As 2020 Literary Champion

The Indiana Writers Center has been declared Indiana’s 2020 Literary Champion by the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Awards. 

September 2, 2020