Public Programs: Humanities Projects in Libraries and Archives

Period of Performance

10/1/2005 - 12/31/2006

Funding Totals

$283,000.00 (approved)
$283,000.00 (awarded)

Prime Time Family Reading Time: National Outreach

FAIN: GL-50634-05

Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities (New Orleans, LA 70113-1027)
Dianne Brady (Project Director: February 2005 to February 2007)

Funding details:
Original grant (2005) $268,000.00
Supplement (2006) $15,000.00

Implementation of 20 scholar-led reading and discussion programs for adult new readers and their families based on selected children's literature at libraries in five states.

Associated Products

Family Literacy in Action (Article)
Title: Family Literacy in Action
Author: Linda Parker Langley
Author: Dianne Brady
Author: Michael Sartisky
Abstract: Overview and history of the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities' PRIME TIME FAMILY READING TIME award winning literacy program.
Year: 2001
Format: Journal
Periodical Title: Public Libraries
Publisher: Public Library Association a division of the American Library Association