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
8 winners of the Indiana Authors Awards announced
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8 winners of the Indiana Authors Awards announced

The winners of the Indiana Authors Awards have been revealed!

September 1, 2020
150 Indiana libraries receive funds for materials addressing racial injustice
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150 Indiana libraries receive funds for materials addressing racial injustice

Support for the Indiana Humanities grants came from Lilly Endowment Inc.

August 27, 2020
New Wilma Gibbs Moore Fellowships to support humanities research on racial injustice and Black Hoosiers’ responses
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New Wilma Gibbs Moore Fellowships to support humanities research on racial injustice and Black Hoosiers’ responses

Seeking to engage the power of the humanities in the nation’s work for racial justice, Indiana Humanities is supporting fellowships for research into racial injustice experienced by Black Hoosiers, structural racism in Indiana and the ways those affected by racism have responded.   Named for a former Indiana Historical Society …

August 5, 2020
Indiana Humanities adds seven board members
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Indiana Humanities adds seven board members

The Indiana Humanities board of directors has elected seven new members. The new board members are: Edward P. Dallis-Comentale, associate vice provost for arts and humanities and professor of English, Indiana University, Bloomington  Rayvon Fouche, professor of American studies, Purdue University, Carmel Edward Frantz, chair of the department of history …

July 28, 2020
Grants available to help create or augment Indiana library collections that advance racial equity
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Grants available to help create or augment Indiana library collections that advance racial equity

At least 100 grants of $1,000 will help organizations and libraries add digital or physical resources

July 9, 2020