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07.17.2019

The Gilmer Mirror reports that the East Texas Oil museum in Kilgore will display the Lonesome Dove, a Humanities Texas traveling exhibition, beginning July 20.

07.11.2019

The Johnson City Record Courier reports that the Johnson City Library will display the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Unsinkable: Voices From the Storm from July 8 to August 19.

07.08.2019

The Prospector reports that The University of Texas at El Paso will present "En La Frontera: A Latinx New Works Festival" in spring 2020. This program is made possible in part with a grant from Humanities Texas. 

07.03.2019

KTAB reports that Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas, a Humanities Texas traveling exhibition, will be on display through July 6 at The Grace Museum in Abilene.

07.01.2019

The Bryan-College Station Eagle reports that the Hearne Depot Museum will host a Riders on the Orphan Train program on June 27. This program is made possible in part with a grant from Humanities Texas.

06.21.2019

The Abilene Reporter News reported that The Grace Museum will display Citizens at Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas, a Humanities Texas traveling exhibitions, though July 6. In conjunction with the exhibition, the museum hosted a lecture by Tiffany Fink, professor of history at Hardin-Simmons University, titled “Unladylike: Texas Women and the Slow Unfurling of the Right to Vote.” These programs are made possible in part by a grant from Humanities Texas.

05.23.2019

Patch reports that the Texas Teen Book Festival has announced the keynote speakers for their event on October 12. This program is made possible in part by a grant from Humanities Texas.

05.16.2019

The Longview News-Journal reports that the Gregg County Historical Museum in Longview will display Annexation: Celebrating Texas Statehood, a Humanities Texas traveling exhibition, from May 17 through June 15. 

05.14.2019

The El Paso Herald-Post reports that Humanities Texas will host a free screening of The Mark of War followed by Q&A with the film's director Ricardo Ainslie on May 14 at the Alamo Drafthouse-Montecillo in El Paso.

05.06.2019

The Kilgore News Herald reports that the East Texas Oil Museum in Kilgore will display Forgotten Gateway: Coming to America Through Galveston Island, a Humanities Texas traveling exhibition, from May 7 through June 15.

05.03.2019

Houston Public Media reports that Humanities Texas will host a free screening of The Mark of War followed by Q&A with the film's director Ricardo Ainslie on May 2 at 6:30 p.m. at Rice Cinema.

05.01.2019

The Jacksboro Herald-Gazette reports the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Lonesome Dove will be on display at the Jack County Museum from May 18 to June 29.

05.01.2019

The Houston Chronicle reports that Humanities Texas will host a screening of The Mark of War followed by Q&A with the film's director Ricardo Ainslie on May 2 at 6:30 p.m. at Rice Cinema in Houston.

04.26.2019

MENAFN reports that the Witte Museum in San Antonio will display the exhibition The Art of Texas: 250 Years beginning May 4 made possible in part with a grant from Humanities Texas.

04.25.2019

The Gilmer Mirror reports that Forgotten Gateway: Coming to America through Galveston Island, a Humanities Texas traveling exhibition is on display at the East Texas Oil Museum at Kilgore College through June 15.

04.16.2019

The Eagle reports that Humanities Texas will host a screening of The Mark of War followed by Q&A with the director Ricardo Ainslie at The Queen Theatre in Bryan on April 17 at 6:30 p.m.

04.11.2019

The Eagle reports that Humanities Texas will host two Veterans' Voices programs on April 12 and April 18 from 4–6 p.m. in Room 311 of the Glasscock Building on the Texas A&M University Campus.

04.10.2019

The Marlin Democrat reports that the Marlin Public Library will host a Riders on the Orphan Train program on April 22 made possible in part with a grant from Humanities Texas.

04.02.2019

Patch reports that the eleventh annual Texas Teen Book Festival will take place on October 12 in Georgetown. The program is made possible in part by a grant from Humanities Texas.

03.28.2019

The Cleburne Times Review reports that Southwestern Adventist University will display the traveling exhibition Voices of Conscience: Peace Witness in the Great War. This program is made possible in part by a grant from Humanities Texas.

03.26.2019

Lubbock Online reports that this Saturday Texas Tech will host the seventh annual International Arts & Culture Symposium which is sponsored in part by a grant from Humanities Texas.

03.22.2019

The El Paso Herald Post reported that Joy and Suffering: EPMA's Collection of Mexican Retablos, an exhibition funded in part by a grant from Humanities Texas, is on display at the El Paso Museum of Art through May 5.

03.19.2019

My San Antonio reported that Advanced Learning Academy teacher Stephanie Cash received an Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award from Humanities Texas.

03.18.2019

Everything Lubbock reports that Mahon Library will host "Historic Buildings of Lubbock" on Saturday, March 23, with historian Dr. Monte Monroe. This event was made possible in part by a grant from Humanities Texas.

03.04.2019

The Del Rio News-Herald reports that Mexico: Splendors of Thirty Centuries, a Humanities Texas traveling exhibition, will be on display at the Whitehead Memorial Museum March 1–29.

02.28.2019

Everything Lubbock reported that the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition The Way Things Were: Texas Settlers and Their Buildings, 1860s–1930s is on display at the Mahon Public Library March 3–31.

01.29.2019

Plano Magazine reports that the Humanities Texas traveling exhibition Black Art—Ancestral Legacy: The African Impulse in African American Art is on display at the Plano Public Library through February.

01.28.2019

The Coppell Gazette reports that Janelle Pence is a recipient of an Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award from Humanities Texas.

01.28.2019

Red River Radio reports that The Road to the Promised Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement, a Humanities Texas traveling exhibition, is on display at LeTourneau University in Longview now through March 1.

01.28.2019

The Valley Morning Star reports that Harlingen history teacher Linda Salinas received an Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.

01.08.2019

The Temple Daily Telegram News reports that Lonesome Dove, a Humanities Texas traveling exhibition, will be on display at Bell County Museum beginning January 18.

12.01.2011

Old House Journal featured the Byrne-Reed House restoration in the cover story "The Remarkable Transformation of the Byrne-Reed House."

09.01.2011

The Byrne-Reed House restoration was featured in the article "Unwrapped" in Preservation magazine.

07.01.2011

Humanities magazine featured the Byrne-Reed House in the article "A Texas-Sized Renovation."

07.01.2011

Texas Architect highlighted the Byrne-Reed House restoration in the article "Unwrapped."

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