Keeping up with numerous news items, blog posts, and tweets on the state of the humanities can be challenging, but fortunately several free tools help you to stay informed. In this post, we profile several approaches: Read relevant blogs and websites. Several blogs and web sites—including 4humanities, Defend the Arts and Humanities, National Campaign Against […]
According to Inside Higher Ed, Cornell’s president, David Skorton, plans to launch a campaign to promote the humanities. In making the case for enhancing funding for the NEH and NEA, Skorton argues that the humanities can foster civility, ethics, and global understanding.