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  1. thumbnail image for blog post: Craig Johnson Returns to South Dakota Festival of Books in Deadwood Oct. 5
    June 25, 2019

    Craig Johnson, the author of 14 full-length novels and three short stories in the popular Walt Longmire mystery series, will be a featured author at the Festival of Books for the first time in nearly four years.

  2. thumbnail image for blog post: $36,000 in Humanities Grants Awarded by South Dakota Humanities Council Board
    June 19, 2019

    The South Dakota Humanities Council board of directors has awarded $36,000 to various organizations for 2019 humanities programs and events in South Dakota.

  3. thumbnail image for blog post: ‘Reaching Hands Across the Chasm’: Nerburn Journals One Book Adventures Across South Dakota
    June 9, 2019

    As could be expected from an author who writes books based on his experiences, Kent Nerburn has taken careful notes during his 2019 One Book South Dakota Tour, which began in Watertown June 4.

  4. thumbnail image for blog post: SDHC Announces 'I Learned to Read At' Storytelling Program
    May 31, 2019

    The South Dakota Humanities Council has created a new program called “I Learned to Read at…” in which our constituents share their first literary steps along with a donation in the amount of their choosing.

  5. thumbnail image for blog post: One Book Author Nerburn Touring South Dakota June 4-15
    May 22, 2019

    Though he won’t be sitting next to Fatback in the back seat of Grover’s beat-up old Buick as he tours South Dakota this summer, Kent Nerburn’s 2019 One Book Tour does bear similarities to the journey that led him to write “Neither Wolf nor Dog: On Forgotten Roads with an Indian Elder.”

  6. thumbnail image for blog post: Veterans Story Contest Offers Prize Money, Professional Writing Workshop
    May 17, 2019

    Submissions are being accepted through Aug. 15 for the Veterans Story Contest, which is open to veterans or current service members of any branch of the United States military currently living in South Dakota.

  7. thumbnail image for blog post: Hot off the South Dakota Historical Society Press: Elementary Students’ Young Readers One Book ‘Tatanka’ Arrives at SDHC Office!
    May 8, 2019

    The South Dakota State Historical Society Press has printed and delivered the 2019 Young Readers One Book, “Tatanka and Other Legends of the Lakota People,” to the SDHC office for statewide distribution.

  8. thumbnail image for blog post: Free Download – 2019 South Dakota Humanities Council Program Catalog Released
    March 26, 2019

    “Since the nineteenth century, the humanities have generally been defined as the disciplines that investigate the expressions of the human mind.”

  9. thumbnail image for blog post: S.D. Festival of Books receives SDSU Honors College Community Partner Award
    March 21, 2019

    The South Dakota Festival of Books was honored recently by an entity that knows a thing or two about “honor” – the Van D. and Barbara B. Fishback Honors College at South Dakota State University.

  10. thumbnail image for blog post: Exploring Humanities Disciplines with South Dakota Humanities Council
    February 4, 2019

    From literature and arts to philosophy and linguistics, humanities disciplines cover a variety of subject matter which is explored through South Dakota Humanities Council programming.

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