SC Humanities is Hiring!

SC Humanities is currently searching for a Communications Coordinator. Communications Coordinator Position Description To Apply: Send cover letter, resume, and two references to with the title “Communications Coordinator.” No phone calls. Deadline for applications is January 21, 2022. The mission of SC Humanities is to enrich the cultural and intellectual lives of all South … Read more

“Justice for All” Traveling Exhibit opens at the Sumter County Museum

The Center for Civil Rights History and Research at the University of South Carolina has created a traveling exhibit based on the archival exhibit “Justice for All: South Carolina and the American Civil Rights Movement” that was on display at the Hollings Special Collections Library from February – August 2019.  The exhibit will open at … Read more

2022 Litchfield Tea and Poetry Series

The Georgetown County Library will present the sixteenth season of the Litchfield Tea and Poetry Series in 2022, featuring poets on January 20, February 17, March 17, and April 21 (third Thursdays). SC Humanities supported this program with a Fast Track Literary Grant. The Litchfield Tea and Poetry Series is one of the most recognized … Read more

Children of our Time: African American and Jewish Lamentations and Longings – Lecture and Program Series

Coastal Carolina University will sponsor a series of programs in Winter and Spring 2022 featuring dialogue about the persecution of African American and Jewish communities. Programs will include film screenings, book discussions, and lectures, and will culminate in a series of concerts of music created in the 1930s and 1940s and dealing with issues like … Read more

Dyani White Hawk: LISTEN

The Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art at the College of Charleston will feature an exhibition of two different bodies of works by Native American artist Dyani White Hawk, including both a video installation titled LISTEN and a photography exhibition titled I Am Your Relative. These exhibits will open on January 14th, 2022 and will be on display through … Read more

A Year of Black History at Richland Library

Richland Library will present a series of black history and women’s history programs from January – March 2022 to serve audiences of all ages. The programs will kick-off with a special event at Hyatt Park in Columbia on Saturday, January 29th, the “It’s a Gullah Geechee Celebration!” This programming was supported with funding from a … Read more

The Changing Cultural Climate in Museums

The McKissick Museum at the University of South Carolina will host a public lecture and workshop on “The Changing Cultural Climate in Museums” on featuring Stephanie Johnson-Cunningham from Museum Hue in New York City. Originally scheduled September 28 – 29, 2021, this event has been postponed due to COVID-19. The event will now take place … Read more