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More Library Innovation Lab 2018 Programming in October

Libraries participating in the 2018 Library Innovation Lab: Exploring New Ways of Engaging Immigrant Communities through Public Humanities Programming project are actively programming!  Please visit our online events calender to find out about events near you. A sample of what’s coming up in October includes the following:  The Florence Branch …

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

Sonia Nazario, Author of Enrique's Journey

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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Grantee Feature– So Cal Summit on Black Masculinity on Sept 29th

Humanities for All Quick Grant Grantee, So Cal Summit on Black Masculinity, Pictured: Javon Johnson. Photo Credit: Ron Hall

We are proud to share the work of a grantee of our new grant program Humanities for All. This project was awarded a Humanities for All Quick Grant from California Humanities.  Through artistic expression So Cal Summit on Black Masculinity (a day-long symposium on September 29th) will facilitate a community dialogue on black masculinity, …

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

Sonia Nazario, Author of Enrique's Journey

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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