American Resting Place
Support for a series of public programs in association with a photographic exhibition displayed at the Mission Houses Museum exploring cultural differences surrounding death, dying and memorial traditions.
Awarded to: Mission Houses Museum/Hawaiian Missionary Children’s Society
The Common Book Project at Windward Community College, Fall 2008
Support for Windward Community College’s Common Book Project, which aims this year to engage the Windward community in reading and discussing topics related to the book Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers by Mary Roach.
Awarded to: University of Hawai‘i
“Hybrid Vigor: Mixing Science and Fiction,” A Public Discussion by Ruth Ozeki, HPU Common Book Project
Support for a series of public programs at HPU, featuring humanities themes related to Michael Pollan’s The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals, with a keynote lecture and discussion by Ruth Ozeki, author of My Year of Meats and All Over Creation.
Awarded to: Hawai‘i Pacific University