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Comic Book “Come Out! In Detroit” Narrates the History of Michigan’s First Ever LGBTQ+ Pride Celebration

"Come Out! In Detroit" is an ongoing project led by illustrator Isabel Clare Paul and historian Tim Retzloff that brings the story of Michigan’s first-ever LGBTQ+ Pride celebration in June 1972 to life through a fully illustrated, 32-page nonfiction comic book for...
Reflections from our Departing CEO

Reflections from our Departing CEO

Michigan Humanities wanted to speak to Shelly Hendrick Kasprzycki before she leaves her post as Michigan Humanities' CEO on September 17. We asked Shelly about her experience leading our organization, what she wanted for our future, and where our community could find...

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Past Michigan Humanities Awards Recipients Share

Past Michigan Humanities Awards Recipients Share

On September 10, 2021 Michigan Humanities will honor and celebrate outstanding contributions to the humanities in our state in Mackinaw City, Michigan. We will recognize and celebrate individuals, schools, universities, libraries, community organizations, groups,...

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Meet our DEI Action Council

Meet our DEI Action Council

Michigan Humanities has been an eager listener in the conversations taking place at a national level around racial inequalities in our country. In our role as statewide collaborators, we realized the need for reviewing our own policies, the staff and Board team, and...

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