2017 Jefferson Lecture

By Ciera Fisher on

On Monday, May 1, 2017 the National Endowment for the Humanities hosted at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts its 46th Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities. The 2017 lecturer was Martha C. Naussbaum, Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago.  Her areas of focus range …

Delaware Voice column from DHC Chair Dr. Susan West

By Lisa Dill on

Dr. West’s article asking Congress to support NEH funding in the new budget.   Correction:  Dr. West is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Delaware State University.   Read additional support for NEH/NEA/CPB here: Gen. Stanley McChrystal, The New York Times Gov. Mike Huckabee, The Washington Post American Academy of Arts and Sciences (video) Drew Giplin Faust, The New York …