Tag Archives: Poet Laureate of Kansas

Humanities Happenings 6/10-6/16

Treat yourself to a humanities staycation this week with cultural events happening right here in Kansas. Kansas City: “Quindaro” Screening Founded in 1857 on the Missouri River, the town of Quindaro thrived for six years. The “Quindaro” documentary short film examines the history of … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings 5/6-5/8

Traveling on the Kansas Turnpike between Topeka and Wichita this weekend? Be sure to take in one — or all — of three great humanities events along the way. Emporia: La Colonia de Emporia: Stories of the Latino Community The Lyon County … Read full article »

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Randy Used the Word

It’s the last week of National Poetry Month and time for the final poem from Odd Evening, the new book of poetry from Eric McHenry, Poet Laureate of Kansas™. April is not over yet! See Eric McHenry at three events … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings 4/22-4/24

April showers bring… many humanities events to bloom in Kansas. Find an event near you. Hays: When the Well Runs Dry In this short documentary film, ranchers, farmers, and residents of small Kansas towns tell their heartfelt stories about water, … Read full article »

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First Responder by Eric McHenry

The third week of National Poetry Month bring us “First Responder” by Eric McHenry, Poet Laureate of Kansas™. Eric will be presenting at the Kinsley Public Library on Tuesday, April 19. Find more Poet Laureate of Kansas™ events on KHC’s … Read full article »

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“Summer Mix” by Eric McHenry

National Poetry Month rolls on with another selection from Odd Evening by Eric McHenry, Poet Laureate of Kansas™. Find Poet Laureate of Kansas™ events on KHC’s Calendar of Events.

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Humanities Happenings 4/8-4/10

Hays: Poet Laureate of Kansas™ Eric McHenry, the 2015-2017 Poet Laureate of Kansas™, presents a poetry reading and discussion at Hays Public Library on Friday, April 8, at 7:00 PM. Details here. Augusta: Picnic by William Inge In “Picnic” by … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 09/25-09/27

  Enjoy the first weekend of fall by attending one of these great humanities events! North Newton: Kansas City Monarchs Formed in 1920, the Kansas City Monarchs revolutionized baseball: not only were they charter members of the Negro National League … Read full article »

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Humanities Happenings: 09/18-09/20

This has to be some kind of record! This weekend’s calendar is full of nearly a dozen humanities events! North Newton: “From Football to Futbol” The rise of the 2003 Garden City High School soccer team reflected demographic shifts in … Read full article »

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Twelve Communities to Host Poet Laureate of Kansas™ Events

KHC announced the 12 Kansas communities that will host Poet Laureate of Kansas™ events in 2015-2016. Presentations and discussions exploring the humanities through poetry will be led by Eric McHenry of Lawrence, Kan., who was named the 2015-2017 Poet Laureate … Read full article »

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