Culture. Issues. Ideas.
Oklahoma Humanities magazine fosters conversation and new perspectives through articles, interviews, and beautiful color images. From public policy issues to cultural heritage, you'll find an engaging forum for new ideas and productive civil discourse.
Click here to read the complete Spring | Summer 2019 issue or link to individual articles below.
Oklahoma Humanities Forges Ahead
By Ann Thompson
Post | Social Media | Messages
The Editor's Desk
By Carla Walker
Excerpt: A Perilous Path
A conversation with Bryan Stevenson.
Interview by Anthony C. Thompson
Bending the Arc of the Moral Universe
Martin Luther King, Jr., embraced the label of extremist.
By Hasan Kwame Jeffries
Poetry: Reflections on Justice
By Paul Bowers and Dorothy Alexander
To Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee's shifting views of justice.
By Paul Lehman
Between You and Me
Oklahoma - first in mass incarceration.
By Ryan Gentzler
Ellen Stackable on taking poetry to prison.
Interview by Julie Ann Ward
How the Supreme Court shaped federal Indian policy.
By Lindsay G. Robertson
Justice Like Water
"Social" and "justice" create community.
By Harold Shank
Quilt of Democracy
Clara Luper's vantage still rings true.
Interview by Paul Lehman
Noteworthy from the Board of Trustees
By Dr. Scott LaMascus