Blog

  1. November 25, 2020
    The third annual South Dakota Day of Giving Open House on Tuesday, Dec. 1 at the South Dakota Humanities Council is going virtual.
  2. November 22, 2020
    The full gallery of videos from the Virtual 2020 South Dakota Festival of Books is live!
  3. November 10, 2020
    As past and present service members around the country are honored on Veterans Day 2020, the South Dakota Humanities Council is proud to celebrate South Dakota veterans by announcing the winners of the 2020 Veterans Story Contest.
  4. November 6, 2020
    The statewide South Dakota Humanities Council has awarded more than $400,000 to cultural organizations struggling to maintain operations during the coronavirus pandemic.
  5. October 31, 2020
    Applications are now open to members of the public who would like to join our roster of SDHC scholars who provide educational, unique, humanities-rich programs to South Dakotans.
  6. October 26, 2020
    It’s been an unusual year, and an unusual South Dakota Festival of Books. The event, like everything else in 2020, has been turned on its ear by the coronavirus pandemic.
  7. October 16, 2020
    There’s a week left for readers and writers to connect online over books, converse about ideas and celebrate words.
  8. September 29, 2020
    The South Dakota Humanities Council, a non-profit that leads statewide advocacy for the humanities, is pleased to announce this year's winners of the Distinguished Achievement in the Humanities Awards.
  9. September 25, 2020
    During the coronavirus pandemic, Robert Dugoni’s books have become a lifeline for the lonely.
  10. September 20, 2020
    The Virtual 2020 South Dakota Festival of Books includes some heavy hitters in the publishing world, including a homegrown Pulitzer Prize winner and a novelist whose book “World War Z” became a blockbuster movie starring Brad Pitt.