Blog

  1. June 15, 2018
    The Board of Directors of the South Dakota Humanities Council announced today that Executive Director Sherry DeBoer will retire in December 2018.
  2. June 6, 2018
    The best book club books are meaningful, easily discussed and don't have an intimidating page count.
  3. May 21, 2018
    “The Lovely Bones” author Alice Sebold is coming to the South Dakota Festival of Books.
  4. April 17, 2018
    This fall, Kara LaReau will address thousands of elementary students. Some of those young faces will light up with recognition as they follow along; other listeners will drift into daydreams.
  5. April 12, 2018
    War is a perennially popular theme for authors, readers and book clubs, and the SDHC Lending Library features a variety of military fiction and non fiction.
  6. April 2, 2018
    SDHC's Book Club to Go Lending Library is full of good books to read, including books that won or were nominated for Pulitzer Prizes.
  7. March 24, 2018
    The 2018 South Dakota Humanities Council Program Catalog is available for download.
  8. March 14, 2018
    As author Kate DiCamillo can attest, the South Dakota Festival of Books is an excellent place to make connections.
  9. February 20, 2018
    In 2018, the South Dakota Humanities Council and its partners will explore the rapidly-changing media environment and its impact on democracy.
  10. February 2, 2018
    Two South Dakota non-profits are excited about the pending impact of a significant match funding initiative.