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Archives for May, 2021

  1. thumbnail image for blog post: Attention Book Lovers: Festival of Books Volunteers Needed
    May 28, 2021

    Do you love books, and meeting fellow booklovers? How about chatting with your favorite authors?

  2. thumbnail image for blog post: ‘The Children’s Blizzard’ Author Melanie Benjamin’s Virtual One Book Tour Dates Announced
    May 20, 2021

    In the 2021 One Book South Dakota selection, “The Children’s Blizzard,” author Melanie Benjamin offers a fictionalized take on the notorious storm that swept through Dakota Territory in January 1888. This summer and fall, she will discuss her novel and swap severe weather stories with readers across the state.

  3. thumbnail image for blog post: SDHC Unveils New Scholar Guidelines, Programming Priorities
    May 14, 2021

    The South Dakota Humanities Council Speakers Bureau program is undergoing changes, including a new rolling deadline for scholar applications and new programming priorities.

  4. thumbnail image for blog post: South Dakota Humanities Council Adds $70K Summer Funding Round to Grant Cycle
    May 7, 2021

    A special South Dakota Humanities Council summer grant program offers up to $10,000 for qualified applicants who apply by May 23.

  5. thumbnail image for blog post: Tommy Orange Signs on for 2021 Festival of Books in Deadwood
    May 2, 2021

    Tommy Orange, whose searing debut novel made him one of the most-discussed authors of the past two years, is coming to the 2021 South Dakota Festival of Books in Deadwood.