Indiana Humanities is thrilled to announce Aimee Nezhukumatathil’s World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments as the selection for the 2022 One State / One Story program!
As part of One State / One Story: World of Wonders, Indiana Humanities is pleased to invite Aimee Nezhukumatathil to Indiana for two INconversation programs with local moderators. Learn more and register here:
Wednesday, Sept. 21 from 7-9 pm EDT at the Central Branch of the Indianapolis Public Library
Thursday, Sept. 22 from 7-9 pm EDT at the Cook Center for Arts & Humanities at Indiana University’s Maxwell Hall
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Past Community Reads
One State / One Story: The Year We Left Home
During INseparable, we read and discussed Jean Thompson’s The Year We Left Home, which offers a sweeping, multigenerational look at life in the Midwest over the past several decades. Read more about why we chose The Year We Left Home.
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One State / One Story: Frankenstein
In honor of the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s classic novel and in conjunction with Quantum Leap, we created our first One State / One Story. Read the recap of the first statewide read.
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