Skip to main content

Advocacy

When HN funds humanities programs focusing on public issues such as governmental or institutional policy or current legislation, the intent of the programs, when taken as a whole, must be to foster better understanding of the issues considered, not to-promote a particular viewpoint or course of action. It is the Council’s responsibility to ensure that the project provides ample opportunity for diverse--though not necessarily antithetical--points of view and that no project advocates a specific solution to a problem, presents a single resolution of an issue, or exhorts the audience to a particular course of action. HN does advocate, through the programs it funds, public understanding and appreciation of the humanities and the values intrinsic in the humanities.

Humanities Nebraska programming is made possible by:

and generous individuals, foundations, and businesses across Nebraska.