A Call for Nominations for the Board of Directors

The Humanities CouncilSC operates as a tax-exempt, non-profit corporation granting funds received from federal (National Endowment of the Humanities), corporate, state, and private sources. The Board of Directors consists of twenty-four volunteer academic and public members. New members will begin three-year terms in November 2010. Board members initiate and develop projects, seek to make the humanities … Read more

A Call for Nominations for the Governor’s Awards in the Humanities

Established in 1991, the Governor’s Awards in the Humanities recognize outstanding achievement in humanities research, teaching, and scholarship; institutional and individual participation in helping communities in South Carolina better understand our cultural heritage or ideas and issues related to the humanities; excellence defining South Carolina’s cultural life to the nation or world; and exemplary support … Read more

SC Literary Arts Partnership Announces New Coordinator

The South Carolina Literary Arts Partnership is pleased to welcome Frances Kablick as coordinator. Kablick will work on literary programs through this unique full-time position that is sponsored by SC Humanities, the South Carolina Arts Commission, and the South Carolina State Library. Randy Akers, Executive Director of SC Humanities said, "Frances' passion for the literary … Read more