We’re able to tell the epic story of the war
as it’s never before been told on film.
— Ken Burns & Lynn Novick, Directors The Vietnam War
Supported in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities’ (NEH) Division of Public Programs, Ken Burns and Lyn Novick’s THE VIETNAM WAR, a 10-part, 18-hour documentary will premiere nationwide on Public Broadcast Service stations (PBS) September 17, 2017.
Humanities Make A Difference
Impact in Florida communities
Our work 2015-2016:
350,000 people viewed our documentary film about Tampa Bay area veterans
80,850 visitors to Smithsonian Institution Museum on Main Street exhibits in 14 small towns
75,000 FORUM magazines reached more than 175,000 readers
11,640 students statewide participated in Poetry Out Loud competition
746 underserved children and families participated in PrimeTime Family Reading Time
838 teachers attended multi-day seminars on topics ranging from Florida agriculture to colonial St. Augustine
Bringing Floridians Together