12 episodes

We Are Here chronicles the myriad ways people are making their mark through community-building, conversation, and culture. We Are Here is produced by Keystone Edge in partnership with PA Humanities. Funding for “We Are Here” comes from PA Humanities and its federal partner, the National Endowment for the Humanities, as part of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.

We Are Here Keystone Edge & PA Humanities / Host: Lee Stabert

    • Society & Culture
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We Are Here chronicles the myriad ways people are making their mark through community-building, conversation, and culture. We Are Here is produced by Keystone Edge in partnership with PA Humanities. Funding for “We Are Here” comes from PA Humanities and its federal partner, the National Endowment for the Humanities, as part of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.

    BONUS: Re-vision podcast

    BONUS: Re-vision podcast

    As you await season two of We Are Here, check out a new podcast series from our partners at PA Humanities: "Re-vision: Conversations about our Constitution"

    • 1 min
    Season one recap: The conversation continues

    Season one recap: The conversation continues

    What a ride it's been! In this installment, we chat with PA Humanities' Laurie Zierer about her growing passion for podcasts, some favorite moments from season one, and what's coming next.

    • 14 min
    Cultivating ideas in Erie

    Cultivating ideas in Erie

    A "main street think tank" is bringing people together in Northwestern Pennsylvania, providing a space for deep conversations, community engagement, and growth. The Jefferson Educational Society is also listening, expanding their reach into new towns and neighborhoods.

    • 34 min
    Can young people embrace history?

    Can young people embrace history?

    They certainly can, whether it's through an innovative, low-tech museum or via oral histories of recent generations. In our latest episode, we talk about how Pennsylvania institutions in Gettysburg and Philadelphia are bringing young people into the process of preserving the past.

    • 33 min
    If you knew York

    If you knew York

    You could call York, Pennsylvania a hidden gem. This historic city in the south central region of the state, set amid the rolling hills and small towns of the county of the same name, has a thriving arts community. From downtown galleries to a lively music scene to myriad performance opportunities, this is a place where creative people thrive. In this episode, we speak Gregory DeCandia, artistic director of DreamWrights Center for Community Arts in York, where he is collecting the storie...

    • 23 min
    The Lenape come home to Pennsylvania

    The Lenape come home to Pennsylvania

    For thousands of years before the arrival of European settlers, the Lenape thrived in the Delaware Valley. Centuries of displacement followed, and now a repatriation project aims to heal old wounds. In this installment, we speak with Jeremy Johnson, Cultural Education Director of the Delaware Tribe of Indians, and Doug Miller, site administrator of Pennsbury Manor historic site in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, about giving the tribe’s ancestral remains and artifacts a final resting place.

    • 33 min

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