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The 2017 California Documentary Project Application is Now Live!

Calling all podcast producers, documentary filmmakers and interactive mediamakers, the 2017 California Documentary Project Application is now live! If you’re working on a documentary media project about a California subject or issue and will use the humanities to provide context, depth and perspective, then the California Documentary Project (CDP) grant …

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The Art of Storytelling Continues With Mimi Plumb

The Art of Storytelling brings you “Pictures from the Field” photographs taken by Mimi Plumb Opening Reception on October 19th in Oakland It was July 1975 in the sun-drenched Salinas Valley. Cesar Chavez and the United Farmworkers Union had ten days and 1,000 miles on foot to raise awareness throughout …

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Attention Grantseekers: Humanities for All Quick Grants!

Attention, grantseekers!  California Humanities is now accepting applications for the next round of Humanities for All (HFA) Quick Grant funding through October 16th. Guidelines, online application instructions, FAQs, and recently recorded Quick Grants Application webinar are available at the HFA Funding webpage. The HFA Quick Grants are small grants (between …

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Speaking Up Against Cuts to the NEH

Earlier this year the Administration released an FY2018 budget blueprint that called for the elimination of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), along with other cultural agencies, including the National Endowment for the Arts, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and the Institute of Museums and Libraries. These agencies make up less than .02 …

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