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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.
Jul. 1, 2019 By Minnesota Humanities Center
MHC Excited to Administer New Round of Cultural Heritage Grants from the Legacy Amendment
During this new legislative biennium, the Minnesota Humanities Center (MHC) is glad to announce that we’ll be administering new competitive Legacy funds and will have the opportunity to work with and learn from diverse communities across the state in this process. For several years, MHC has been tasked by the Minnesota State Legislature to administer … ContinuedLearn More
Jun. 27, 2019 By Minnesota Humanities Center
LISTEN: Sebastian Junger Talks About the Unbreakable Bond Between Veterans and the Humanities
Last October, the Minnesota Humanities Center (MHC) had the honor of inviting lauded journalist, author, and documentary filmmaker, Sebastian Junger, to speak at the Veterans’ Voices Award Ceremony. Prior to the ceremony, Junger joined the 2018 awardees for a luncheon at the MHC Event Center where he spoke about the importance of the humanities and … ContinuedLearn More