As promised, here is my monthly short list of blog posts, news articles and a podcast for your reading/listening pleasure. Let me know what you think!
- Super Bowl: A Showcase for the Arts by Robert Lynch (CEO of Americans for the Arts) proves the arts are everywhere.
- What is Wrong with the Arts? by Michael Kaiser (President of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts) An interesting and insightful perspective on the future of the arts in America.
- Don’t Be the Dance Band on the Titanic by Victoria Saunders: this post on ArtsBlog is an articulate and purposeful call to action.
- In light of this month’s budget cuts to the NEA and NEH, Nina Ozlu Tunceli, the Vice President of Government and Public Affairs recorded a podcast that breaks down the possibilities for federal action on funding for the arts.
- The warm and fuzzy stories of students making a difference to restore arts programs get me every time.
Stay tuned for new additions to my bookshelf next month! In the meantime, send me your recommendations!