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Jan
16
Good Trouble Event Image Details
Fort Scott   Good Trouble
Jan
19
Tricksters and Wise Women: How Stories Travel the World Event Image Details
Marysville   Tricksters and Wise Women: How Stories Travel the World
Jan
19
Madame Mayor: The First Women Mayors in Kansas Event Image Details
Eudora   Madame Mayor: The First Women Mayors in Kansas
Jan
21
The Wizard Behind Oz Event Image Details
Derby   The Wizard Behind Oz
Jan
22
Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There Event Image Details
Colby   Researching Your Home and the People Who Lived There
Jan
23
The Wizard Behind Oz Event Image Details
Topeka   The Wizard Behind Oz
Jan
23
If These Walls Could Talk: Kansas Murals Event Image Details
Topeka   If These Walls Could Talk: Kansas Murals
Jan
26
Big Idea: "African American Genealogy in Kansas" with Sherri Camp Event Image Details
Online   Big Idea: "African American Genealogy in Kansas" with Sherri Camp
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Kansas 1972 Podcast

Kansas 1972 is a podcast exploring Kansas’s connections to national events in 1972 and how it was in this time and place that Humanities Kansas was created.

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Jan
29
Beyond Brown: Mexican Struggles for Equality Before and After Brown V. Board Event Image Details
Topeka   Beyond Brown: Mexican Struggles for Equality Before and After Brown V. Board
Feb
4
Children of the Promised Land Event Image Details
Overland Park   Children of the Promised Land
Feb
5
A Creative Guide to Writing Your Family’s Stories Event Image Details
Colby   A Creative Guide to Writing Your Family’s Stories
Feb
15
The lazarus Project by Aleksandar Hemon Event Image Details
Baldwin City   The lazarus Project by Aleksandar Hemon
Feb
18
African American Musicians in Kansas 1860-1920  Event Image Details
Wichita   African American Musicians in Kansas 1860-1920
Feb
20
Petroglyphs of the Kansas Smoky Hills Event Image Details
Ness City   Petroglyphs of the Kansas Smoky Hills
Feb
23
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Fort Scott  
Feb
25
The Harvey Girls: Women’s Roles in Railroads, Kansas, and US History Event Image Details
Florence   The Harvey Girls: Women’s Roles in Railroads, Kansas, and US History
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21st Century Civics

21st Century Civics is a collection of resources that invite Kansans to learn more about the history of American democracy and the shared responsibilities of citizenship.

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Feb
26
The Promise and Pitfalls of Social Media Event Image Details
Colby   The Promise and Pitfalls of Social Media
Feb
26
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El Dorado  
Mar
3
Book Discussion: Cher Ami and Major Whittlesey by Kathleen Rooney Event Image Details
Fort Scott   Book Discussion: Cher Ami and Major Whittlesey by Kathleen Rooney
Mar
3
Dress For Success: Nelly Don and American Fashion Event Image Details
Wichita   Dress For Success: Nelly Don and American Fashion
Mar
4
The Civil War in Kansas Event Image Details
Garnett   The Civil War in Kansas
Mar
6
People, Places, and Politics in 1800s Kansas  Event Image Details
Whitewater   People, Places, and Politics in 1800s Kansas
Mar
8
The Things I've Been Silent About by Azar Nafisi Event Image Details
Baldwin City   The Things I've Been Silent About by Azar Nafisi
Mar
14
Fresh Produce: Kansas's Orchardists, Market Growers, and Truck Farmers Event Image Details
Troy   Fresh Produce: Kansas's Orchardists, Market Growers, and Truck Farmers
Mar
16
The Harvey Girls: Women’s Roles in Railroads, Kansas, and US History Event Image Details
Eudora   The Harvey Girls: Women’s Roles in Railroads, Kansas, and US History
Mar
20
Faith and Camp Funston Event Image Details
Prairie Village   Faith and Camp Funston
Mar
21
Rediscovering the Arkansas River  Event Image Details
Garden City   Rediscovering the Arkansas River
Mar
22
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Shawnee  
Mar
24
Book Discussion: To Be Young, Gifted, & Black by Lorraine Hansberry Event Image Details
Fort Scott   Book Discussion: To Be Young, Gifted, & Black by Lorraine Hansberry
Mar
28
The Civil War in Kansas Event Image Details
Tonganoxie   The Civil War in Kansas
Mar
30
Petroglyphs of the Kansas Smoky Hills Event Image Details
North Newton   Petroglyphs of the Kansas Smoky Hills
Apr
11
Brick Lane by Monica Ali Event Image Details
Baldwin City   Brick Lane by Monica Ali
Apr
11
Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas Event Image Details
Ashland   Railroaded: The Industry That Shaped Kansas
Apr
11
Listening to Place: Nature and Poetry Walks Event Image Details
Hays   Listening to Place: Nature and Poetry Walks
Apr
24
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck Event Image Details
Saint Francis   The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
Apr
27
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Louisburg  
May
6
Dress For Success: Nelly Don and American Fashion Event Image Details
Garnett   Dress For Success: Nelly Don and American Fashion
May
8
Fresh Produce: Kansas's Orchardists, Market Growers, and Truck Farmers Event Image Details
Saint Marys   Fresh Produce: Kansas's Orchardists, Market Growers, and Truck Farmers
Jun
27
Online Program - They Changed My Name/Cambiaron Mi Nombre Event Image Details
Louisburg   Online Program - They Changed My Name/Cambiaron Mi Nombre

 

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