Press Releases

California Humanities Awards $302,000 to 14 New Documentary Projects

March 22, 2018 For Immediate Release Media Contact: Jody Sahota 415.391.1474 (Oakland, CA), California Humanities is pleased to announce $302,000 in awards to 14 new film, audio and interactive media projects through the 2018 California Documentary Project (CDP) grant program. From a film highlighting the origins of the disability rights …

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California Humanities Grantseeker Workshop in Redding

California Humanities and Shasta Regional Community Foundation invite you to attend a free informational session about funding opportunities for humanities programming in Redding on Wednesday February 28, 2018 at 2:00 – 3:30 pm hosted by the Shasta Regional Community Foundation. Program staff will give an overview of our current grant programs: Humanities …

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California Humanities Announces the Nancy Hatamiya Arts & Humanities Fund

October 4, 2017 For Immediate Release Media Contact: Jody Sahota  415.391.1474 (Oakland, CA) As California Humanities celebrates National Arts & Humanities Month this October, they’re honoring the memory of longtime California Humanities’ Board Member and Chair Nancy Hatamiya, who passed away in 2012. Former California Humanities Board Chair Nancy Kikuko …

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Visualizing Language: Oaxaca in LA profiled by LA Times and NY Times

Artist Dario Canul from the Oaxacan collective Tlacolulokos at work in the Central Library. Photo Credit: Al Seib/ LA Times California Humanities recently supported an exhibition entitled Visualizing Language: Oaxaca in LA, as part of the Pacific Standard Time: Latin America/ Los Angeles initiative by the Getty. Los Angeles Times …

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