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  1. December 9, 2017
    Are you looking for the perfect gift? Give your friend or family member a piece of history with South Dakota Stories.
  2. November 27, 2017
    On Nov. 28, 2017, the South Dakota Humanities Council will again participate in the annual #GivingTuesday movement.
  3. November 23, 2017
    During this Thanksgiving week, our staff at the South Dakota Humanities Council reflected on some of the blessings we are counting in 2017.
  4. November 17, 2017
    Nonfiction can help you understand the world from a different perspective. Our Lending Library has more than 40 options to help you do just that.
  5. November 10, 2017
    The winner of the second annual SDHC Veterans Writing Prize wrote his essay through tears, still shaken by a 30-year old trauma.
  6. October 27, 2017
    From informative non-fiction to gripping mystery novels, the One Book S.D. has spanned all genres and interests.
  7. October 20, 2017
    How can the humanities improve your life? Here are 12 benefits of the humanities, in honor of National Arts and Humanities Month.
  8. October 18, 2017
    As part of the National Campaign for Grade Level Reading Initiative, third grade students met illustrator Chris Van Dusen.
  9. October 11, 2017
    One night this past January, I decided to re-read "The Things They Carried" and a book of short stories by Ernest Hemingway.
  10. October 2, 2017
    The state’s premier literary event, the South Dakota Festival of Books, celebrated its 15th year Sept. 20-21 in Rapid City and Sept. 22-24 in Deadwood.