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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“...free 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,...

2014 Nevada Humanities Chautauqua
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Nevada Humanities presents the 23rd Nevada Humanities Chautauqua festival June 19-27, 2014, in Reno and the Truckee Meadows area. Founded by Nevada Humanities in Reno in...