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July 2022

ONLINE—Voting Rights for Incarcerated Californians

July 20 @ 11:00 am12:00 pm
Zoom, CA United States

In November 2020, California voted to refranchise 50,000 parolees under Prop 17, sparking a broader conversation about voting rights for incarcerated and formerly incarcerated citizens. What is the situation today? How has this question been discussed throughout state history?  Join us on Zoom on July 20 at 4pm for California on the Ballot: Voting Rights for Incarcerated Californians. To register, use the link below. Wednesday, June 22 11:00-12:15 pm PST Register for the Online Event Moderator: Dr. Brady Heiner, Founder & Executive Director, CSU…

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August 2022

ONLINE—Civic Participation and California Immigrants

August 11 @ 4:00 pm5:00 pm
Zoom, CA United States

In this free virtual program, we discuss the state of civic power for immigrants and DACA status holders in California – electoral and beyond – from California’s founding to current day. Join a panel of scholars and immigration experts to learn more about today’s policy landscape in California, its historical framework, and to consider what role California’s immigrant communities might play in the future of citizenship. California is home to 183,000 DACA recipients and nearly 1 in 4 Californians is…

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ONLINE—Increasing Your Visibility: Effective Strategies for Reaching the Public, Decision Makers and the Media

August 18 @ 4:00 pm5:00 pm
Zoom CA United States
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On August 18, join California Humanities for Increasing Your Visibility: Effective Strategies for Reaching the Public, Decision Makers and the Media , a conversation with humanities programmers from across the state. This event is part of our series Tools of the Trade: A Practical Series for Humanities Programmers. August 18, 2022 4:00-5:00 p.m. PST Register for the Online Event Explore how we can raise the visibility and impact of public humanities programs, through a conversation California Humanities grantees who have recently garnered new…

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ONLINE—Author Talk with Francisco Jiménez

August 27 @ 10:30 am11:30 am
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SANTA ROSA (ONLINE)— Virtual Author Talk with Francisco Jiménez on his experience growing up in a family of migrant workers. He will describe his process used in writing his memoir series—“The Circuit,” “Breaking Through,” Reaching Out” and Taking Hold”—and explain why he writes. Register at https://bit.ly/FranciscoTalk. August 27—10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  Location: Zoom Did you know that 16.6% of Sonoma County residents were born in another country—according to the U.S. Census Bureau? The Sonoma County Library is highlighting immigration…

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September 2022

APPLICANT WEBINAR—California Documentary Project

September 15 @ 10:00 am11:00 am
Zoom CA United States

Image: Still from the CDP supported documentary FANNY: THE RIGHT TO ROCK. WEBINAR—Join California Humanities staff on September 15 from 10:00-11:00 am PT for an informational session on how to apply to the November 1, 2022 deadline of the California Documentary Project. Learn how to make your application stand out, become familiar with the application process, and ask questions. Please be sure to review the CDP grant guidelines in advance and bring your questions with you. RSVP here.  The California Documentary…

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APPLICANT WEBINAR—Quick Grant Information Session

September 19 @ 11:00 am12:15 pm
Zoom CA United States

WEBINAR—California Humanities invites you to attend a free informational session about funding opportunities for humanities programming in California. On Monday, September 19 program staff will give an overview of the Humanities For All Quick Grants program, which supports small-scale humanities projects in every part of California.  Join us Monday, September 19 at 11:00 am - 12:15 PT on Zoom; to attend, register here. Learn about eligibility requirements, get familiar with recent projects supported by Quick Grants, and hear how to strengthen your application.…

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