A collaboration with WAMC and the six other humanities councils in the listening area, Humanities New York offers a regular radio feature on WAMC’s popular program “The Roundtable” with Joe Donahue.
Humanities NY cut its first disaster relief grant check just 13 days after Hurricane Sandy, making it easier and faster for cultural organizations in New York State to focus on rebuilding. We continue this work with resiliency networks.
A year-long Fellowship allowing graduate students to work on a project that combines their research interest, public-facing work and professional development. It includes training in the methods of the public humanities, networking, and professional development.
An innovative statewide partnership between Humanities NY and a network of humanities centers based at seven New York State universities. HCI supports humanities institutes, faculty, and graduate students in their commitment to public engagement.
Through large public events and intensive community conversations, Humanities NY creates spaces for civic engagement where advocates can learn from those with other viewpoints and gain insight into the struggles their communities face.
A program which promotes vibrant public humanities engagement across New York State by offering a selection of dynamic, compelling presentations facilitated by humanities scholars.
A partnership illuminating the impact of journalism and the humanities on American life, imagining their future and inspiring new generations to consider the values represented by Pulitzer Prize-winning work.
Pursue a topic in-depth with the help of a trained facilitator, book list and materials. Texts become catalysts for civic engagement, cultural understanding, and personal reflection.
Humanities NY celebrates the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage in New York by facilitating a statewide discussion on the social, professional and political progress of women and, by extension, all citizens in New York.
A platform for short, thoughtful discussions on themes central to American life life such as service, freedom, and democracy.