Telling Kentucky's Story

Kentucky Book Fair

The Kentucky Humanities Council will present the 35th annual Kentucky Book Fair on November 5, 2016, from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., at the Frankfort Convention Center in Frankfort, KY. The sixth annual Children’s Day will be held on Friday, November 4, from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., also at the convention center.

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Kentucky Chautauqua

Since its inception in 1992, Kentucky Chautauqua® has brought to life more than 70 people from Kentucky's past - both famous and unknown. Chautauqua performers travel to schools and community organizations throughout the state delivering historically accurate dramatizations of Kentuckians who made valuable contributions.

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Kentucky Humanities magazine

First published in 1994, Kentucky Humanities magazine has grown in size and substance, but its goal has not changed. It is still serious about telling Kentucky’s story.

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A Little About Us

The Kentucky Humanities Council, Inc. is an independent, nonprofit affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities in Washington, D.C. The Council is supported by the National Endowment and private contributions.