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Oct
17
The Ties that Bind - Art as Social History Event Image Details
Lawrence   The Ties that Bind - Art as Social History
Oct
17-20
The Unexpected Caribbean Symposium Event Image Details
Lawrence   The Unexpected Caribbean Symposium
Oct
17
Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine Event Image Details
Topeka   Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine
Oct
18
Women Soldiers of the Civil War Event Image Details
Concordia   Women Soldiers of the Civil War
Oct
18
A Diary From Dixie by Mary Chestnut Event Image Details
Topeka   A Diary From Dixie by Mary Chestnut
Oct
18
Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandaya Event Image Details
Goodland   Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandaya
Oct
18
Sunflower Journeys 2018 - Visions of the Future Event Image Details
Topeka   Sunflower Journeys 2018 - Visions of the Future
Oct
19
Humanities Kansas Board of Directors Meeting Event Image Details
Topeka   Humanities Kansas Board of Directors Meeting
Man and woman talking in front of mural depicting Mexican American history in Topeka

Latino Stories of Kansas/Historias Latinas de Kansas

A statewide initiative to deepen the public's understanding and appreciation of the vital connections between democracy, journalism, and an informed citizenry through Latino immigration to Kansas.

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Oct
20
The Big Well: Unearthed - Film Premiere Event Image Details
Greensburg   The Big Well: Unearthed - Film Premiere
Oct 20
- Dec 31
Gourd Dance: Indians of Wichita and the Vietnam War -Display Event Image Details
Wichita   Gourd Dance: Indians of Wichita and the Vietnam War -Display
Oct
20
Gourd Dance: Indians of Wichita and the Vietnam War - Exhibit Opening Event Image Details
Wichita   Gourd Dance: Indians of Wichita and the Vietnam War - Exhibit Opening
Oct
20
Women Soldiers of the Civil War Event Image Details
Derby   Women Soldiers of the Civil War
Oct
20
Afro-Latino Culture - Community Workshop Event Image Details
Wichita   Afro-Latino Culture - Community Workshop
Oct
20
From There to Here: Immigrant Stories of Liberal Event Image Details
Liberal   From There to Here: Immigrant Stories of Liberal
Oct
20
De allá para acá: Historias de inmigrantes en Liberal Event Image Details
Liberal   De allá para acá: Historias de inmigrantes en Liberal
Oct
21
Irrigation in Kansas Event Image Details
Winfield   Irrigation in Kansas
Vietnam Image

Kansas Stories of the Vietnam War

To commemorate 50 years since the escalation of U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War, Humanities Kansas is launching an oral history project in partnership with the Library of Congress

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Oct
21
There to Here: Latino Stories of Garden City Event Image Details
Garden City   There to Here: Latino Stories of Garden City
Oct
21
De allá para acá: Historias de inmigrantes en Garden City Event Image Details
Garden City   De allá para acá: Historias de inmigrantes en Garden City
Oct
21
Preserving Our History and Yours - Workshop Event Image Details
Goddard   Preserving Our History and Yours - Workshop
Oct
22
The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros Event Image Details
Newton   The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
Oct 22
- Nov 10
People, Pride, and Promise: The Story of the Dockum Sit-in: Traveling Exhibition Event Image Details
Junction City   People, Pride, and Promise: The Story of the Dockum Sit-in: Traveling Exhibition
Oct 22
- Nov 9
Horizontes - Exhibition Event Image Details
Wichita   Horizontes - Exhibition
Oct
22
People, Pride, and Promise: The Story of the Dockum Sit-in - Documentary Film Event Image Details
Wichita   People, Pride, and Promise: The Story of the Dockum Sit-in - Documentary Film
Oct
22
The Beautiful Things that Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu Event Image Details
Topeka   The Beautiful Things that Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu
Oct
22
Community Conversation about the Vietnam War - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
Onaga   Community Conversation about the Vietnam War - Panel Discussion
Oct
22
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel Event Image Details
Haysville   Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
Oct
23
Haiti, New Orleans, and the Ties that Bind Event Image Details
Lawrence   Haiti, New Orleans, and the Ties that Bind
Oct
23
A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains Event Image Details
Hutchinson   A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains
Oct
23
The Things I've Been Silent About by Azar Nafisi
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Pratt   The Things I've Been Silent About by Azar Nafisi
Oct
23
Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel Event Image Details
Gridley   Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
Oct
23
Burnt Generation - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
Wichita   Burnt Generation - Panel Discussion
Oct
24
Haunting Humanities: Disciplines in the Dark Event Image Details
Lawrence   Haunting Humanities: Disciplines in the Dark
Oct
24
Epitaph for a Peach by David Mas Masumoto Event Image Details
El Dorado   Epitaph for a Peach by David Mas Masumoto
Oct
25
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis Event Image Details
Manhattan   The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
Oct
25
Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There Event Image Details
Leavenworth   Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There
Oct
25
In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash by Jean Shepherd Event Image Details
Lebo   In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash by Jean Shepherd
Oct
25
What's for Lunch: School Lunches in the United States Event Image Details
Wichita   What's for Lunch: School Lunches in the United States
Oct
25
Sunflower Journeys 2018 - And Then We Learn Event Image Details
Topeka   Sunflower Journeys 2018 - And Then We Learn
Oct
25
Kansas Legends and Folktales Event Image Details
Greensburg   Kansas Legends and Folktales
Oct
26
Horizontes - Exhibition Opening Event Image Details
Wichita   Horizontes - Exhibition Opening
Oct
27
From There to Here: Immigrant Stories of Topeka Event Image Details
Topeka   From There to Here: Immigrant Stories of Topeka
Oct
27
De allá para acá: Historias de inmigrantes en Topeka Event Image Details
Topeka   De allá para acá: Historias de inmigrantes en Topeka
Oct
28
The Ties that Bind - Gallery Talk Event Image Details
Lawrence   The Ties that Bind - Gallery Talk
Oct
29
Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out Event Image Details
Parsons   Head 'Em Up & Move 'Em Out
Oct
29
Sharing-Learning-Action: A Celebration of Horizontes Event Image Details
Wichita   Sharing-Learning-Action: A Celebration of Horizontes
Oct
29
Kansas Legends and Folktales Event Image Details
Atchison   Kansas Legends and Folktales
Oct
29
William Allen White and the KKK in Kansas: "A Real American Goes Hunting" Event Image Details
Emporia   William Allen White and the KKK in Kansas: "A Real American Goes Hunting"
Oct
31
The Harvey Girls Event Image Details
Greensburg   The Harvey Girls
Nov
1
Foam on the Range Event Image Details
Overland Park   Foam on the Range
Nov
1
Sunflower Journeys 2018 - Let's Go Outdoors Event Image Details
Topeka   Sunflower Journeys 2018 - Let's Go Outdoors
Nov
2
KANSAS: An Eclogue - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Lawrence   KANSAS: An Eclogue - Film Discussion
Nov
2
The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot Event Image Details
Lenexa   The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot
Nov
2
Tender at the Bone by Ruth Reichl Event Image Details
Basehor   Tender at the Bone by Ruth Reichl
Nov
2
WWI Armistice Centennial Commemoration Event Image Details
Leavenworth   WWI Armistice Centennial Commemoration
Nov
2
The Harlem Renaissance Event Image Details
Lawrence   The Harlem Renaissance
Nov
3
Strangers in Town - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Lawrence   Strangers in Town - Film Discussion
Nov
3
Indians of Wichita Remembering the Vietnam War - Opening Reception Event Image Details
Wichita   Indians of Wichita Remembering the Vietnam War - Opening Reception
Nov
3
KANSAS: An Eclogue - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Wichita   KANSAS: An Eclogue - Film Discussion
Nov
3
Remembering Vietnam in Emporia - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
Emporia   Remembering Vietnam in Emporia - Panel Discussion
Nov
3
The Harvey Girls Event Image Details
Garnett   The Harvey Girls
Nov
4
Kansas Legends and Folktales Event Image Details
Oskaloosa   Kansas Legends and Folktales
Nov
5
Technology & Social Justice Event Image Details
Hiawatha   Technology & Social Justice
Nov
5
The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan Event Image Details
Chanute   The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan
Nov
5
Life of Pi by Yann Martel Event Image Details
Parsons   Life of Pi by Yann Martel
Nov
6
Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return by Marjane Satrapi - Book Discussion Event Image Details
Wichita   Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return by Marjane Satrapi - Book Discussion
Nov
7
Vietnam-Era Veterans Oral History - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
Overland Park   Vietnam-Era Veterans Oral History - Panel Discussion
Nov
7
The Lazarus Project by Aleksandar Hemon Event Image Details
Kansas City   The Lazarus Project by Aleksandar Hemon
Nov
8
Veterans Writing Workshop Event Image Details
Overland Park   Veterans Writing Workshop
Nov
8
Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline Event Image Details
Nickerson   Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
Nov
8
Views from the Homefront During Vietnam - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
Sabetha   Views from the Homefront During Vietnam - Panel Discussion
Nov
8
Sunflower Journeys 2018 - Small Town Attractions Event Image Details
Topeka   Sunflower Journeys 2018 - Small Town Attractions
Nov
9
KANSAS: An Eclogue - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Garden City   KANSAS: An Eclogue - Film Discussion
Nov
9
Harvey Girls Event Image Details
Coffeyville   Harvey Girls
Nov
10
KANSAS: An Eclogue - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Hays   KANSAS: An Eclogue - Film Discussion
Nov
12
The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien Event Image Details
Haysville   The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
Nov
12
The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown Event Image Details
Junction City   The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown
Nov
13
I Hear the Reaper's Song by Sara Stambaugh Event Image Details
Kinsley   I Hear the Reaper's Song by Sara Stambaugh
Nov
14
Water in Kansas: Past & Present Event Image Details
North Newton   Water in Kansas: Past & Present
Nov
14
Miriam's Kitchen by Elizabeth Ehrlich Event Image Details
El Dorado   Miriam's Kitchen by Elizabeth Ehrlich
Nov
15
Douglas County: Pressures of Migration and Politics - Presentation Event Image Details
Eudora   Douglas County: Pressures of Migration and Politics - Presentation
Nov
15
Sunflower Journeys 2018 - That's Entertainment Event Image Details
Topeka   Sunflower Journeys 2018 - That's Entertainment
Nov
17
A New Deal for Public Art in the Free State: Post Office Murals of Kansas Event Image Details
Lindsborg   A New Deal for Public Art in the Free State: Post Office Murals of Kansas
Nov
18
The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane Event Image Details
Topeka   The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane
Nov
18
Past Perfect Preservation Project: Sports in Hodgeman County Event Image Details
Jetmore   Past Perfect Preservation Project: Sports in Hodgeman County
Nov
19
Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson Event Image Details
Junction City   Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson
Nov
20
The Englishman in Kansas by T.H. Gladstone Event Image Details
Baldwin City   The Englishman in Kansas by T.H. Gladstone
Nov
20
Literature with Kansas Connections Event Image Details
Wamego   Literature with Kansas Connections
Nov
24
Make Art, Not War Event Image Details
Park City   Make Art, Not War
Nov 26
- Dec 14
People, Pride, and Promise: The Story of the Dockum Sit-in: Traveling Exhibition Event Image Details
Kansas City   People, Pride, and Promise: The Story of the Dockum Sit-in: Traveling Exhibition
Nov
26
The 2017 Starbuck Fire and its Effect on the People of Clark County - Open House Event Image Details
Ashland   The 2017 Starbuck Fire and its Effect on the People of Clark County - Open House
Nov
26
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas Event Image Details
Haysville   The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
Nov
27
A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier by Ishmael Beah Event Image Details
Topeka   A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier by Ishmael Beah
Nov
27
The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende Event Image Details
Gridley   The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende
Nov
27
When Elephants Dance by Tess Uriza Holthe Event Image Details
Overland Park   When Elephants Dance by Tess Uriza Holthe
Nov
28
Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates Event Image Details
Topeka   Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Nov
29
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred Taylor Event Image Details
Manhattan   Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred Taylor
Nov
29
The Mammy by Brendan O'Carroll Event Image Details
Lebo   The Mammy by Brendan O'Carroll
Nov
29
Sunflower Journeys 2018- Books, News, and Information Event Image Details
Topeka   Sunflower Journeys 2018- Books, News, and Information
Nov
30
Out of the Darkness: Records of the Vietnam War Event Image Details
Gridley   Out of the Darkness: Records of the Vietnam War
Dec
1
Strangers in Town - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Topeka   Strangers in Town - Film Discussion
Dec
4
Lawbreakers for the Common Good Event Image Details
El Dorado   Lawbreakers for the Common Good
Dec
6
Sunflower Journeys 2018 - Move Me Event Image Details
Topeka   Sunflower Journeys 2018 - Move Me
Dec
7
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens Event Image Details
Lenexa   Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
Dec
12
The Roots of Pentecostalism in Kansas Event Image Details
Topeka   The Roots of Pentecostalism in Kansas
Dec
13
Sunflower Journeys 2018 - Underground and Underwater Event Image Details
Topeka   Sunflower Journeys 2018 - Underground and Underwater
Dec 17
- Jan 11
People, Pride, and Promise: The Story of the Dockum Sit-in: Traveling Exhibition Event Image Details
Topeka   People, Pride, and Promise: The Story of the Dockum Sit-in: Traveling Exhibition
Jan 01
- Mar 15
Douglas County: Pressures of Migration and Politics - Exhibition Event Image Details
Lecompton   Douglas County: Pressures of Migration and Politics - Exhibition
Jan
12
Strangers in Town - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Manhattan   Strangers in Town - Film Discussion
Jan
19
A New Deal for Public Art in the Free State: Post Office Murals of Kansas Event Image Details
Olathe   A New Deal for Public Art in the Free State: Post Office Murals of Kansas
Jan 22
- May 31
Horizontes - Exhibition Event Image Details
Wichita   Horizontes - Exhibition
Jan
26
Women Writers on the Santa Fe Trail Event Image Details
Osborne   Women Writers on the Santa Fe Trail
Jan
28
The Kansas Whirlwind: Peter Mehringer and Sports of the Depression Era Event Image Details
Lyons   The Kansas Whirlwind: Peter Mehringer and Sports of the Depression Era
Jan
29
Vegetopia: The Kansas Colony Way Ahead of Its Time Event Image Details
Iola   Vegetopia: The Kansas Colony Way Ahead of Its Time
Jan 31
- Feb 7
People, Pride, and Promise: The Story of the Dockum Sit-in: Travel Exhibition Event Image Details
Topeka   People, Pride, and Promise: The Story of the Dockum Sit-in: Travel Exhibition
Feb 09
- May 19
Red, Bright, & Shining: Posters from the Chinese Cultural Revolution - Exhibition Event Image Details
North Newton   Red, Bright, & Shining: Posters from the Chinese Cultural Revolution - Exhibition
Feb
9
Red, Bright, & Shining: Posters from the Chinese Cultural Revolution - Exhibit Opening Event Image Details
North Newton   Red, Bright, & Shining: Posters from the Chinese Cultural Revolution - Exhibit Opening
Feb
11
Engineering & Social Justice Event Image Details
Hiawatha   Engineering & Social Justice
Feb
11
The Big Well: Unearthed - Film Screening Event Image Details
St John   The Big Well: Unearthed - Film Screening
Feb
11
The Murder of Emmett Till Event Image Details
Parsons   The Murder of Emmett Till
Feb
16
A New Deal for Public Art in the Free State: Post Office Murals of Kansas Event Image Details
Belleville   A New Deal for Public Art in the Free State: Post Office Murals of Kansas
Mar
2
The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown Event Image Details
Osawatomie   The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown
Mar
3
Red, Bright, & Shining: Posters from the Chinese Cultural Revolution - Presentation Event Image Details
North Newton   Red, Bright, & Shining: Posters from the Chinese Cultural Revolution - Presentation
Mar
4
Arts & Social Justice Event Image Details
Hiawatha   Arts & Social Justice
Mar
4
The Long Road to Women's Suffrage in Kansas Event Image Details
Olathe   The Long Road to Women's Suffrage in Kansas
Mar
5
Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas Event Image Details
Ellinwood   Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas
Mar
7
Charlie and the Common Good: Big Ideas in a Small Town - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Emporia   Charlie and the Common Good: Big Ideas in a Small Town - Film Discussion
Mar
12
The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown Event Image Details
Topeka   The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown
Mar
14
The Long Road to Women's Suffrage in Kansas Event Image Details
Dodge City   The Long Road to Women's Suffrage in Kansas
Mar
16
The Map of Kansas Literature - Launch Party Event Image Details
Topeka   The Map of Kansas Literature - Launch Party
Mar
17
The Harvey Girls Event Image Details
Council Grove   The Harvey Girls
Mar
18
Onward Haskell: The Making of an Indian Nations University Event Image Details
Prairie Village   Onward Haskell: The Making of an Indian Nations University
Mar
23
The Map of Kansas Literature - Launch Party Event Image Details
Kansas City   The Map of Kansas Literature - Launch Party
Mar
26
Free Speech in Times of Crisis Event Image Details
Olathe   Free Speech in Times of Crisis
Mar
30
The Harvey Girls Event Image Details
Wichita   The Harvey Girls
Apr
4
The Harvey Girls Event Image Details
Prairie Village   The Harvey Girls
Apr
6
Onward Haskell: The Making of an Indian Nations University Event Image Details
Paola   Onward Haskell: The Making of an Indian Nations University
Apr
7
Red, Bright, & Shining: Posters from the Chinese Cultural Revolution - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
North Newton   Red, Bright, & Shining: Posters from the Chinese Cultural Revolution - Panel Discussion
Apr
8
Math & Social Justice Event Image Details
Hiawatha   Math & Social Justice
Apr
13
The Map of Kansas Literature - Launch Party Event Image Details
Lawrence   The Map of Kansas Literature - Launch Party
Apr
20
The Map of Kansas Literature - Launch Party Event Image Details
Wichita   The Map of Kansas Literature - Launch Party
Apr
24
A New Deal for Public Art in the Free State: Post Office Murals of Kansas Event Image Details
Manhattan   A New Deal for Public Art in the Free State: Post Office Murals of Kansas
May
8
Meat Packing on the Plains - Average Jane Podcast Series Event Image Details
Emporia   Meat Packing on the Plains - Average Jane Podcast Series
May
15
She Teaches - Average Jane Podcast Series Event Image Details
Emporia   She Teaches - Average Jane Podcast Series
May
22
Policewomen - Average Jane Podcast Series Event Image Details
Emporia   Policewomen - Average Jane Podcast Series
May
25
The Big Well: Unearthed - Film Screening Event Image Details
Greensburg   The Big Well: Unearthed - Film Screening
Jun
6-16
Oral History of Special Olympics Kansas - Film Discussion Event Image Details
Wichita   Oral History of Special Olympics Kansas - Film Discussion
Jun
8
The Map of Kansas Literature - Launch Party Event Image Details
Pittsburg   The Map of Kansas Literature - Launch Party
Jun
22
The Map of Kansas Literature - Launch Party Event Image Details
Garden City   The Map of Kansas Literature - Launch Party
Jul
5
Ellsworth County Photo Preservation Project - Display Event Image Details
Kanopolis   Ellsworth County Photo Preservation Project - Display
Aug
10
Average Jane: Talking to Women who Work in Kansas - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
Garden City   Average Jane: Talking to Women who Work in Kansas - Panel Discussion
Aug
17
Average Jane: Talking to Women who Work in Kansas - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
Salina   Average Jane: Talking to Women who Work in Kansas - Panel Discussion
Aug
17
Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas Event Image Details
Wichita   Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas
Aug
24
Ellsworth County Photo Preservation Project - Dislpay Event Image Details
Ellsworth   Ellsworth County Photo Preservation Project - Dislpay
Aug
24
Average Jane: Talking to Women who Work in Kansas - Panel Discussion Event Image Details
Kansas City   Average Jane: Talking to Women who Work in Kansas - Panel Discussion

 

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