Nevada Humanities.

Explore. Experience. Engage.

Nevada Humanities provides opportunities for Nevadans to explore, experience, engage, and understand the world around them. We create programs and support projects that define the Nevada experience, feature local culture and heritage, and facilitate the investigation of ideas that matter to Nevadans and their communities.

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Nevada Means Home
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At Nevada Humanities, we create and make possible programs that feature the history and vibrant cultures and traditions that make Nevada the place we love.

Please consider what the humanities mean to you and help us to sustain our essential programs by making a gift to our Annual Fund. Your support will truly help us serve every corner of this great state.

Thank you!

April Salon: The Human Fascination with Destiny
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“ will does not mean one will, but many wills conflicting in one man. Freedom cannot be conceived simply.” Flannery O’Connor writes of free will in her novel Wise Blood, but she’s not the only author to tackle the subject.  Do a quick google search for destiny, free will, predestination, etc., and you’ll find excerpts from diverse and storied authors like Kurt Vonnegut, Leo Tolstoy,...

Nevada Humanities to Hold Grant Meetings
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Nevada Humanities will hold a series of free informational grant meetings in Reno, Las Vegas and Elko open to anyone interested in learning more about applying for project grant funding through the organization. Nevada Humanities offers grants of up to $5,000 to nonprofit organizations and government entities, such as libraries and schools, to fund public programs and educational programs in...