What are Humanities Councils? What do they do? How should they respond to our times?

Here's a quick, 5-minute read by Dr. Mary Rizzo, Assistant Professor of History at Rutgers University and formerly of the New Jersey State Humanities Council, on State Humanities Councils. The article is published by the Inclusive Historian's Handbook, a joint publication of NCPH (National Council on Public History) and AASLH (American Association for State and Local History).