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Using philosophy, literature, art, music, history and language across our programs, events and partnerships—we focus on what unites us not divides us, in Minnesota and beyond. Keep reading to get to know our work and explore our blog.
Sep. 11, 2019 By Minnesota Humanities Center
Request for Writers: Dakota and Ojibwe Book Publishing Opportunity
The Minnesota Humanities Center (MHC) and the Minnesota Indian Affairs Council (MIAC) are seeking up to four writers for a series of third-grade level books highlighting the history and experiences of influential Dakota and Ojibwe people: leaders, healers, culture-keepers, and other notable figures. These books will supplement the “Why Treaties Matter” traveling exhibit and community … ContinuedLearn More
Sep. 3, 2019 By Minnesota Humanities Center
2019 Veterans’ Voices Awardees Announced
The Minnesota Humanities Center (MHC) is thrilled to announce the 2019 Veterans’ Voices Awardees! These nine individuals have shared exemplary written works of poetry, prose, essays, memoirs, and more that speak to their military service and experiences as a Veteran. Through the written word, Veterans find their voice, process their experiences, and connect with others. … ContinuedLearn More