Maryland Humanities Council

Humanities Connection
12:06 pm
Fri July 31, 2015

The Shelley-Godwin Archive

The Shelley-Godwin Archive a project of the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities, is making the handwritten works of four renowned 19th-century British writers accessible in today’s digital age.


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Humanities Connection
11:32 am
Fri July 24, 2015

Hometown Teams: Galesville

  Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape America is a Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition, brought to our state by the Maryland Humanities Council, traveling to five sites through November.  Host sites add Maryland's sports stories with local exhibits and programs.


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Humanities Connection
3:07 pm
Thu July 16, 2015

The Mathematics of Being Human

While working together on a production of Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia at The Folger Theatre in 2009, two UMBC professors began a meaningful collaboration that has manifested into a seminar for Humanities Scholar Program students called "The Mathematics of Being Human," as well as a play of the same name.


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Humanities Connection
4:02 pm
Thu July 9, 2015

You Are a Part of History

  Chris Haley is the Director of the Study of the Legacy of Slavery in Maryland at the Maryland State Archives research department.  A genealogist, historian, researcher, actor and the nephew of the late Alex Haley, author of the 1976 novel and TV miniseries Roots, Chris Haley speaks often in schools across the state on African American history, self-empowerment and genealogy.


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Humanities Connection
11:29 am
Thu July 2, 2015

Baltimore's All American House™

The All American House™, a project of MADE:  In America, is a national showcase of the best in American design and products, set in the context of an iconic house property.


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