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Mystery writer, poet added to free Nebraska Literary Tour app

Humanities Nebraska (HN) announced that two additional Nebraska writers and sites related to their works have been added to the Nebraska Literary Tour app. Available for free download from Google Play and iTunes, the app pairs literary excerpts or historic information about writers with locations throughout Nebraska. The two newly featured writers are mystery author Read more »

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Chautauqua set for Alliance, Kearney

Entertainment, historic presentations, exhibits, youth camps and more are being  planned by the communities who are hosting the Nebraska Chautauqua next summer. This free festival will be held in Alliance on June 10-14 and in Kearney on June 17-21. Full schedules of activities for each community will be posted on the website NebraskaChautauqua.org after the Read more »

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We start ’em young at Chautauqua

Daily workshops are a key part of the Chautauqua experience, and children are not excluded. We offer several great workshops for kids in each community. On Wednesday, Warren Brown, who portrays our moderator Mark Twain under the big tent each night, taught the kids how to write in words and pictures. Yesterday, Betty Jean Steinshouer, Read more »