Welcome to the Alabama Humanities Alliance

We celebrate thinking. We encourage inquiry. We live for surprising discoveries. We exist to join together those who hunger for knowledge and create a sense of belonging among those who desire to learn. We are more than an organization — we are an alliance of thinkers. We are the Alabama Humanities Alliance.

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Thinkers Wanted

Calling all thinkers, learners, and aspirers. We challenge you to be more curious, confront your assumptions, dare to investigate, and never stop asking “Why?” Come with us on a quest to learn, every day. Join the Alliance.


AHA gives all Alabamians opportunities to explore the humanities through funded public programs such as seminars, workshops, lectures, exhibitions, documentaries, and more.

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AHA is the primary source of grants for public humanities programs, and we collaborate with other organizations to advance the humanities in both the academic and public arenas.

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Mosaic is AHA's flagship publication, featuring stories that highlight how the humanities uplift communities statewide. Read the latest issue and sign up for free delivery!

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The Alabama Colloquium

Join us as we honor our Alabama Humanities Fellows of 2022

Join us February 28, 2022, as we honor our two newest Alabama Humanities Fellows: Bryan Stevenson and the late John Lewis. The event will feature a conversation with Mr. Stevenson, a tribute to Rep. Lewis, and an original poem presented for the occasion by Alabama's new poet laureate, Ashley M. Jones.

Visit our event website to buy a ticket, purchase a full table, or become a sponsor.

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