Mass Humanities supports programs that use history, literature,
philosophy, and the other humanities disciplines to enhance and
improve civic life throughout Massachusetts.
>> Worcester 1774
Worcester County stands up for American independence again with countywide reenactments this spring and summer.
>> Humanities Seaside
We've compiled a list of our favorite public humanities destinations by the sea. Enjoy your summer vacation seasoned with a taste of the past.
>> Let's Talk Equality
What do we owe each other? We urgently need to discuss what our social contract means today. Join us for several discussions around the state.
>> 14 Books for the Beach
Our staff and board selected some of the books from their summertime lists to recommend to you. Take in these titles as you bask in the sun.
Literature & Medicine
Humanities at the heart of health care >>
The Clemente Course in the Humanities
Tuition-free, college-level instruction >>
The Public Humanist
Today: Understanding Islam... >>
Family Adventures in Reading
A humanities-based family reading program >>
Massachusetts Executes Sacco and Vanzetti
On this day in 1927, Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti were put to death in the state prison in Charlestown. A jury convicted them of murder and robbery in 1921, but a long struggle was waged to save their lives. The trial occurred during a period of in... >>
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