Soul of a People: Voices from the Writers’ Project Online Site Support Notebook

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Project discussion list info 
Use of NEH award
Tell your legislators 
Americans with Disabilities Act


Project credit line
Further guidelines for sponsor acknowledgment
Publicity approval
Local library web sites
Guidelines for use of PR images   
Images and image credits
Credit line for all locally produced materials (Word)
Soul of a People hi-res poster (PDF)
Soul of a People hi-res brochure (PDF)
Soul of a People logo art ( JPG, TIF)
Sample media alert (Word)
Sample letter to community groups (Word)
Sample news release (Word)
Sample PSAs (Word)
Basic promotion guide


Documentary overview
Federal Writers’ Project significant dates
Humanities themes
Required programs in libraries
Grants for library humanities programming


Community events
Program for state or regional Federal Writers’ Project work
Program about a writer associated with the Federal Writers’ Project
Program based on “Slave Narratives” and/or “American Life Histories” about an FWP writer
General resources
Books and articles/essays
Regional books/articles
Photos and posters
Book discussion guides
Saul Bellow. The Adventures of Augie March (PDF)
Zora Neale Hurston. Their Eyes Were Watching God (PDF)
D’Arcy McNickle. The Surrounded (PDF)
Dorothy West. The Living Is Easy (PDF)
Richard Wright. Native Son (PDF)
Fundraising sources


Library and NEH final report forms (Word)