Ken Burns

2016 Jefferson Lecture

Ken Burns, the award-winning documentarian, delivered the 2016 Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities.
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Humanities Connections

New NEH grant program aims to provide substantive humanities experiences for students in all academic fields
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“Protecting our Cultural Heritage”

NEH calls for projects that document or digitally re-create imperiled or destroyed cultural materials

The Future of the African American Past

NEH supported conference to take place in Washington, DC May 19-21st

Explore the Humanities

Websites, apps, and digital projects supported by NEH grants

Humanities Magazine

The Magazine
of the National Endowment for the Humanities

2016 Jefferson Lecturer Ken Burns