Season 3, Episode 1 – How the IL Humanities is helping to Bridge the Rural-Urban Divide – with Matt Meacham, Program Manager, Statewide Engagement IL Humanities

On this edition of the Forgottonia Project, we had the privilege of speaking with Mr. Matt Meacham, program manager and director of statewide engagement at the IL Humanities. We asked Matt what the humanities are and how they can help bridge our rural-urban divide. We hope you enjoy our conversation.

Special thanks to Cuba High School student, Miranda Viano for facilitating this discussion and sharing her thoughts. Hope you enjoy!


LINK – Distributions, People, Places, and Power – Forgottonia Edition 

LINK What is the Humanities? From the IL Humanities YouTube page, featuring special guest, Abraham Lincoln!

LINK Bill of Rights Institute, “What is Civil Discourse?”