Mass Humanities supports programs that use history, literature,
philosophy, and the other humanities disciplines to enhance and
improve civic life throughout Massachusetts.
>> Sub-Saharan Sojourn
Let us take you to Ghana, a dynamic and storied West African democracy, for one week this October.
>> 40 Years of Films
These ten forthcoming films show the diversity of media projects we have funded in our forty years.
>> Ensuring the Humanities
Our new fund will make sure we reach underserved audiences far into the future. Add your donation today!
in the Classroom
Out of tragedy,
inspires respect, dignity, and empathy, and showcases the life-changing power of the humanities.
Literature & Medicine
Humanities at the heart of health care >>
The Clemente Course in the Humanities
Tuition-free, college-level instruction >>
The Public Humanist
Today: MCC's YouthReach >>
Family Adventures in Reading
A humanities-based family reading program >>
Alexander Graham Bell Receives First Patent
On this day in 1876, Alexander Graham Bell received a patent for the telephone. Born in Scotland, Bell settled in Boston when he was in his early 20s. He made his living as a teacher of the deaf; on the side he tinkered with transmitters and electromagnets... >>
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