Revisiting the 2013 Nevada Humanities Chautauqua

Rachel Hopkin

When I wrote my last Nevada Humanities blog post, it was early July and the Nevada Humanities Chautauqua had taken place in Reno just a week or so earlier.  Now that seems like forever ago, but in order to recreate some of the flavour of the experience, I’ve been making a selection of audio slide shows based on material recorded during the event. I thought I’d post a few of them up here, just in case you’re a) wondering what you missed, or b) would like a way to tap into memories. 

I hope you enjoy them.

This one features audience members – many of whom attend year in, year out - talking about what they love about the event:

In this one, we explore that Chautauqua staple - the picnic:

This one focuses on teachers and what Chautauqua can bring to the classroom:

And this one--well in advance of the 2014 Nevada Humanities Chautauqua so you have plenty of time to prepare--gives advice to those planning to attend for the very first time: