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Posts with Category: Festival of Books

  1. thumbnail image for blog post: SDHC Receives Mellon Foundation Grant to Bring Electoral Participation Initiative to South Dakotans
    December 4, 2020

    The South Dakota Humanities Council is about to kick off its first statewide “Voting: Why It Matters” virtual program on Tuesday, Dec. 15, as part of a $50,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to educate South Dakotans on the importance of civic participation.

  2. thumbnail image for blog post: Day of Giving Virtual Open House at SDHC Office Dec. 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.

  3. thumbnail image for blog post: Watch the 2020 Festival of Books from your Living Room
    November 22, 2020

    The full gallery of videos from the Virtual 2020 South Dakota Festival of Books is live!

  4. thumbnail image for blog post: A Special Veterans Day Announcement: Our 2020 Veterans Story Contest Winner
    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.

  5. thumbnail image for blog post: SDHC Awards $400K in COVID-19 Relief to Cultural Organizations
    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.

  6. thumbnail image for blog post: 2021 SDHC Scholar Applications Being Accepted
    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.

  7. thumbnail image for blog post: Virtual Festival Proves the Written Word Can Still Unite Us
    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.

  8. thumbnail image for blog post: Virtual 2020 Festival Enters Final Week
    October 16, 2020

    There’s a week left for readers and writers to connect online over books, converse about ideas and celebrate words.

  9. thumbnail image for blog post: SDHC's Distinguished Achievement in the Humanities Award Winners Announced
    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.

  10. thumbnail image for blog post: Virtual 2020 Festival Presenter Robert Dugoni: Books a Lifeline for the Lonely During Pandemic
    September 25, 2020

    During the coronavirus pandemic, Robert Dugoni’s books have become a lifeline for the lonely.

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