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Pulitzer Prize-Winner Sonia Nazario Showcases “CA 2020: Democracy and the Informed Citizen Initiative Forums” in Bakersfield and San Jose

California Humanities presents two free public forums, On Immigration and Journalism: A Conversation with Sonia Nazario. The forums are on October 9, 2018, in partnership with Bakersfield College’s Distinguished Speaker series, and on October 16, 2018 at San Jose State, in partnership with the Foothill-De Anza Community College District. Nazario …

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Strengthening Education Through the Humanities

One of California Humanities’ three primary strategic components, developed as part of our strategic refresh in 2015/2016, is focused on deeper engagement with K-12 and higher education. This strategy ensures that California’s students have a whole child education, rich in the benefits of the humanities–history, philosophy, languages, and more— alongside …

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Sonia Nazario, Author of Enrique’s Journey, in Bakersfield Oct 9th

California Humanities presents On Immigration and Journalism: A Conversation with Sonia Nazario at Bakersfield College on October 9th. This free public forum is presented in partnership with Bakersfield College’s Distinguished Speaker Series. Nazario won the 2003 Pulitzer Prize in Feature Writing for her six-part Los Angeles Times series “Enrique’s Journey” about the …

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Join California Humanities for “On Immigration and Journalism: A Conversation with Sonia Nazario” in Bakersfield and San Jose

California Humanities’ CA 2020: Democracy and the Informed Citizen Initiative Showcases Pulitzer Prize-winner Sonia Nazario California Humanities presents ON IMMIGRATION AND JOURNALISM: A CONVERSATION WITH SONIA NAZARIO in Bakersfield on October 9 and in San Jose on October 16. These two free public forums are presented in partnership with Bakersfield …

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Library Innovation Lab 2018 Projects Launch

Henry Leonel Sales Hernandez, Library Aide at Oakland Public. Library. Photo Credit: Alfredo Sales Hernandez

Libraries participating in the 2018 Library Innovation Lab: Exploring New Ways of Engaging Immigrant Communities through Public Humanities Programming cohort will begin offering public programs in September. First out the gate is Oceanside Public Library, with an appearance and book signing with Enrique Morones, co-author of The Power of One: The …

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Congratulations to 15 New Public Humanities Quick Grant Awardees!

Congratulations to the new recipients of Humanities for All Quick Grants. Each of these projects offer meaningful insights into the diverse ways Californians share, offer reflection, and celebrate the humanities in their daily lives. The projects range from a youth-generated journalism and photography project that captures portraits and stories of …

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