NC Heartland Sponsors and Partners

North Carolina:
The New American Heartland

September 27–29, 2017

North Carolina: The New American Heartland has been made possible through the generous support of these organizations.

The National Humanities Center would like to extend special thanks to the planning committee for North Carolina: The New American Heartland, whose insight and support were instrumental to the success of our effort to better understand the challenges faced by North Carolinians and to appreciate the creativity with which they are meeting them.

Committee Members

  • Anita Brown-Graham, School of Government, UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Denise Duffy, Music Maker Relief Foundation
  • William Ferris, Department of History, UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Ferrell Guillory, School of Media and Journalism, UNC-Chapel Hill
  • George Holt, North Carolina Museum of Art
  • Michelle Lanier, North Carolina African American Heritage Commission
  • Robert D. Newman, National Humanities Center
  • Sally Peterson, North Carolina Arts Council
  • Mebane Rash, EducationNC
  • Aaron Smithers, Southern Folklife Collection, UNC-Chapel Hill Libraries