In the News

New Hampshire Humanities is working in all corners of our state to provide wide-ranging, thought-provoking programs that connect people to culture, history, places, ideas and one another. Here are some recent news articles and videos highlighting our work:

VETERANS PROJECT: Dialogues on the Experience of War & Homecoming

New Hampshire Public Radio, "The Exchange," November 22, 2016
Ancient Tales, Modern Warriors: Veterans Look to The Odyssey for Help Adjusting to Civilian Life

(Voted the #1 show on The Exchange in 2016! The program was also recognized nationally as "Best Call-in Program" by Public Radio News Directors, Inc.)

Portsmouth Herald, August 28
Veterans take "The Odyssey" back home, reading program assists in post-war lives

Reporter's File, WOKQ Radio, September 2
Dialogues on the Experience of War Interview
With project director, Kathy Mathis, and veterans Brendan O'Byrne and Al Portia

Union Leader, August 20
With Dartmouth professor's push, New Hampshire veterans finding that 'Homer gets it'

Caledonian Record, August 20
Veterans Reading Program to Launch in Littleton

Radio Interview on WLTN-Littleton:
Kathy Mathis and Lon Weston discuss Troy to Baghdad: Dialogues on the Experience of War



New Hampshire Magazine, July 2016
Local Teens Get Their Socrates On

Pulitzer video on Hosting Young Philosophy Enthusiasts (HYPE)
Asking the Big Questions: Why Philosophy Matters article by Felice Belman
A Real Lesson in Freedom of Expression

UNH College of Liberal Arts Publication
HYPE 2016 Statewide Conference at UNH

New Hampshire Union Leader
HYPE 2016 Focuses on Censorship, Freedom of Expression 



Seacoast Online, January 2018
Oyster River Community invites you to join Waking Up White

Seacoast Online, November 2017
Elephant-in-the-Room Series to tackle tough issues


New Hampshire Union Leader, August 23, 2017
Watrous leaving New Hampshire Humanities

Monadnock Ledger-Transcript, April 25, 2017
The Complexities of Islam

Humanities Magazine, Spring 2017
In Focus: Executive Function with Deborah Watrous

The Conway Daily Sun, April 6, 2017
Panel Honors the Uphaus Legacy

Monadnock Ledger-Transcript, September 15, 2016
Chautauqua focuses on race and sports

Our new video, produced by Heartwood Media:
Campaign for the Humanities: Excellence, Innovation, and Access

2016 Annual Dinner Keynote Address
Annette Gordon-Reed, September 22, 2016

Winchester Musical Heritage Project
Town-wide jubilee, August 2016