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Speak up & support essential funding for the humanities

Dear Friend of Humanities Nebraska, You may have seen reports in the media about possible plans to eliminate funding for the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). These types of proposals are not new, but considering past history and current uncertainty on the new administration’s position, they need Read more »

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Grand Island writing workshop for vets, active duty military personnel

Veterans and active duty military personnel in the tri-cities area are invited to join Nebraska Warrior Writers, going on now through March 25. This free writing workshop is offered by Humanities Nebraska, the Nebraska Writing Project and the Grand Island Public Library. Six Saturday morning sessions, facilitated by professional writing instructors, will help participants develop Read more »

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Nebraska cultural trailblazer to receive 2016 Sower Award

Humanities Nebraska announced that Marian Andersen of Omaha will receive the 2016 Sower Award in the Humanities. A dedicated volunteer and long-time supporter of many different arts and humanities organizations in the state, Mrs. Andersen will be honored on Tuesday, September 27 at a benefit reception and dinner at Lincoln’s  Embassy Suites hotel. The 21st Read more »