Should a community use its heritage (historic sites, arts & crafts, etc.) as means of creating jobs and revenue? Or does it taint these resources? We'll be sharing success stories and sharing practical advice with some special guests, including you, March 22 at Cahokia Mounds.
On March 4-6, we traveled to DC to meet with Illinois representatives and share the impact of our work, part of the annual Humanities on the Hill activities. Your voice is also a powerful testament of our work, and as they finalize the next budget, we ask that you take action and write your legislator on the importance of the humanities.
Along with America's major rivers that converge in southern Illinois, so do important streams of history, culture, and thought. Learn more about our new radio series that will celebrate the wonders of southern Illinois, launching March 12 on WSIU 91.9 and affiliates.