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Sounding Spirit Receives $260,000 NEH Grant for Digital Scholarly Editions

Sounding Spirit is pleased to announce receipt of a $260,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)’s Scholarly Editions and Translations program. This three-year peer reviewed grant will facilitate the editing and production of digital editions of five representative songbooks of gospel music, spirituals, shape-note music, and lined-out hymn singing. The digital editions, richly annotated with text and multimedia, will …...Read More

Sounding Spirit Receives $58,230 Second Grant from NEH for Sacred Music Digital Library

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) announced in March 2019 that Sounding Spirit has received an additional grant of $58,230 to support our work in developing digital scholarly editions. This grant from the NEH’s Humanities Collections and Reference Resources program supplements our fall 2018 grant from the NEH Scholarly Editions and Translations program and will support our planning process for the …...Read More