Friday, May 17, 2013 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Location: Governor Hill Mansion, 136 State St., Augusta, Maine
For more information: Justin Wolff; 207-581-3259; umaine.edu/umhi
Maine Humanities Summit, featuring panel discussions on humanities-related topics, including museums, libraries and upblic policy, with remarks by Hayden Anderson, director of the Maine Humanities Council, and Julie Richard, director of the Maine Arts Commission, and a lunchtime address by award-winning journalist Colin Woodard, speaking on “Liberal Arts in the Real World: An Author-Historian-Journalist’s Argument for the Importance of the Humanities,” 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., May 17, Governor Hill Mansion, Augusta. Part of the University of Maine Humanities Initiative.
Free and open to the public. Registration required: email firstname.lastname@example.org. More information is online (umaine.edu/umhi) or by contacting UMaine Humanities Initiative Director Justin Wolff, 207-581-3259.