Blog

  1. April 1, 2021
    Appropriately, the final panel discussion for Voting: Why It Matters will include two people who were elected to make South Dakota laws.
  2. March 26, 2021
    SDHC is now accepting applications from South Dakota organizations to host virtual conversations with 2021 One Book South Dakota Author Melanie Benjamin. SDHC selected Benjamin’s acclaimed historical novel, The Children’s Blizzard, as the 2021 One Book in January
  3. March 18, 2021
    SDHC'S discussion series Voting: Why It Matters adds a literary perspective next week by featuring Louise Erdrich, an author whose brilliant prose has earned her numerous honors, deep respect, and a reputation as one of America's finest writers.
  4. March 12, 2021
    The work of two acclaimed creative artists, translated into two languages, equals one extraordinary book for young readers in South Dakota.
  5. March 7, 2021
    Americans were once criticized for their voting apathy, but in 2020 they turned out in record numbers. What made the difference?
  6. February 26, 2021
    Good news for literature enthusiasts: America’s most famous documentary filmmaker is tackling the life of one of its most famous authors. Hemingway debuts on PBS April 5.
  7. February 21, 2021
    During an ongoing pandemic and a frigid South Dakota winter, the South Dakota Humanities Council is providing extra ways to get reading material into the hands of people who would enjoy it.
  8. February 12, 2021
    For more than half a century, American icon Gloria Steinem has led the fight for women’s rights. Now, she brings her stories from the front lines of the movement to South Dakota Humanities Council audiences during an exclusive virtual event.
  9. February 4, 2021
    The 2021 guide to all things South Dakota Humanities Council has been released.
  10. January 29, 2021
    The 2021 One Book South Dakota “The Children’s Blizzard” has arrived: gather your book club and plan to find a cozy place to immerse yourselves in a story that unfolded during a South Dakota winter.