HumanitiesDC

About Us

HumanitiesDC illuminates the rich communities that make up Washington, DC using the tools of the humanities. Through our grantmaking and public programs we help build a vibrant city where all can engage in intellectual exchange, reflect on our connected stories and celebrate our various cultures.

Grants

Learn about our annual grant opportunities designed to support DC residents, groups and organizations interested in leading dynamic public humanities projects and programming.

Public Programs

Explore our interactive programs designed to help Washingtonians share their experiences, discuss current issues and appreciate our remarkable people and neighborhoods.

Events

Attend lively celebrations, presentations, discussions, and more led by local scholars and experts who passionately bring our city’s wonders to life.

culture series: Legislation and trans liberation

Join us at the next Culture Series with guest curator Cooper Joslin and hear first hand accounts from local Trans individuals fighting for better rights.

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WTOP News: MEET THE ROLLER SKATE HISTORIAN

Check out the story from WTOP on DC’s own Roller Skate Historian, Tasha Klusmann.

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WE MADE A ZINE!

Check out the Curious Minds Zine, featuring the powerful stories from the first Community Journalism Program Cohort.

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