Below is an excerpt from the Heart of the Matter report: As we strive to create a more civil public discourse, a more adaptable and creative workforce, and a more secure nation, the humanities and social sciences are the heart of the matter, the keeper of the republic—a...Read More
The Wyoming Humanities Council received a 2014 NEH grant for Let’s Talk About It: Muslim Journeys, a cooperative project from the American Library Association and the National Endowment for the Humanities. At the center of Muslim Journeys is a reading and discussion...Read More
For forty years, the Wyoming Humanities Council has been the sole nonprofit public humanities organization in the state. Through community grants and programs the council fosters community building through conversation and critical thinking– the core of an informed, engaged citizenry.
Through the humanities we understand our past and present and contemplate our future.The humanities are the examination of the countless ways that people from every period in history, from every walk of life, and from every corner of the globe have expressed themselves through history, philosophy, religion, language, and literature.