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Delaware Humanities provides educational outreach, special projects, and funding opportunities to bring Delawareans together. We connect cultural, educational, and civic institutions statewide to provide public events that enhance our understanding of who we are, where we’ve been, and where we are going as individuals, communities, and citizens of Delaware.

Featured Events

April 21, 2018 2:00 pm

Come attend an informal walk-thorough of the exhibition, Putting it Two-gether: Assemblage & Collage, by RAL member artists Rose Minetti and Lee Wayne Mills. Hear from the artists about their artistic inspirations and creative process.

This talk is affiliated with RAL’s Putting it Two-gether: Assemblage & Collage Exhibition

 

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April 22, 2018 2:00 pm

 

  Percy Ricks,  Image Credit: Aesthetic Dynamics, Inc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Percy Ricks, Image Credit: Aesthetic Dynamics, Inc.

The Delaware Contemporary will present 1968: Recall and Respond, a free colloquium featuring local and regional panelists who recall the major artistic and educational contributions of Percy Ricks and the events leading up to and during the Wilmington Uprising of 1968. The round table will take aim to address multi-generational perspectives, and how the arts serve as a conduit to personal narratives and renewal of social justice. 1968: Recall and Respond will include a town hall conversation, Educator’s Forum, question and answer activity, and exhibition tour, followed by a socially engaging, multi-ethnic dinner. Tickets are required.

 

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FINAL DRAFTS FOR VISION GRANTS DUE MAY 15
The Grants Program is a statewide resource for support of a wide variety of lectures, festivals, panel discussions, walking tours, and the planning and implementation of exhibitions and other ventures at small and large not-for-profit institutions throughout our state of Delaware. Through this program, the Council distributes federal funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities directly to notable projects created by museums, libraries, historical societies, and other
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Calendar

April 21, 2018 11:00 am
Speaker: Donna Aviles
@Claymont Library
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Claymont, Delaware
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April 21, 2018 11:00 am
Speaker: Donna Aviles
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@Claymont Library
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Claymont, Delaware
April 21, 2018 2:00 pm
@Rehoboth Art League Henlopen Acres Campus
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Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
April 22, 2018 2:00 pm
@The Delaware Contemporary
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Wilmington, Delaware
April 22, 2018 2:00 pm
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Newsworthy

  • Final Drafts of Vision Grant Applications are due May 15

    March 26, 2018

    Thank you to all of our Vision Grant applicants for the Spring Cycle! Remember that final drafts are due Tuesday, May 15.

     

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