14 April 2020
By Palmar Álvarez-Blanco
April 14, 2020
Professor of Spanish at Carleton College Palmar Álvarez-Blanco reflects on her work with grassroots organizations in Spain, shares the ways those communities envision the creation of a better world and how it has challenged her own thinking on the subject.
27 March 2020
By Susannah Ottaway
March 27, 2020
Professor of History and Public Works Co-Director Susannah Ottaway discusses the challenges of rapidly transitioning her public history practicum course online and thinking about public history during a moment of pandemic and social distancing.
By Jennifer Tonko
March 9, 2020
Minnesota Humanities Center Program Officer Jennifer Tonko shares how she and the MHC approach community partnerships through the “Absent Narratives Approach.”
By Andrea Mazzariello
January 21, 2020
Assistant Professor of Music at Carleton College Andrea Mazzariello reflects on his experiences of music co-creation at the Northfield Union of Youth at The Key and the ways in which that work requires the translation of expectations, norms, values, and even vocabularies.
13 January 2020
By Kelly Connole and Susannah Ottaway
January 14, 2020
In the inaugural post, Public Works Co-Directors Kelly Connole and Susannah Ottaway reflect on the first half of the Public Works Initiative and discuss the goals for the remainder of the grant.