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DHF Pulitzer Prize Campfires Initiative in Dover

By Ciera Fisher on

The Delaware Humanities Forum is pleased to announce that it will commemorate the centennial of the Pulitzer Prizes in 2016 with a series of literature discussion sessions and writing workshops highlighting and exploring recent Pulitzer Prize winners and finalists. All sessions are on Thursdays starting at 6 PM and are in partnership with The Dover Public Library, which will also serve …

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By Brenda Smith on

After several years occupying a space on the tenth floor of the Community Service Building in downtown Wilmington, the DHF office has moved to the fifth floor! The bulk of the move took place in December and we are now getting settled. We are looking forward to a productive new year in our new space. …

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Standing Together: The Humanities and the Experience of War initiative

By Brenda Smith on

The Delaware Humanities Forum (DHF), the state’s affiliate to the National Endowment for the Humanities, will fund a documentary featuring Delaware veterans discussing their military service license plates. This project seeks to understand what this type of public acknowledgement of service means to veterans through their own words. The documentary and oral history project is …



By Brenda Smith on

April 2016 marks the 20th anniversary of National Poetry Month, which was inaugurated by the Academy of American Poets in 1996. Over the years, National Poetry Month has become the largest literary celebration in the world with schools, publishers, libraries, booksellers, and poets celebrating poetry’s vital place in our culture. The Delaware Humanities Forum wanted …