SOURCE: Perspectives on History
Good News for Humanities Funding?
"While the prospect for robust funding looks better now than it has over the last four years, advocacy remains crucial to the task of making clear how the humanities connect to the challenges of our current moment."
“Who’s Responsible For What’s Happening at Parchman?": A Historical Analysis of Mississippi’s Prisons
by Michael Murphy
These recent deaths at Parchman have a long historical tradition in Mississippi state-run institutions and are linked to underfunding and lack of support by the state government.
SOURCE: Washington Post
Think universities are making lots of money from inventions? Think again.
Featuring the research of Marc Levine, an emeritus professor of history at the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee.
With State Funding Drying Up, Museums and Archives Turn to the Private Sector
by Victoria Torres
Major corporations have stepped into the gap as federal and state arts and humanities budgets are slashed.
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