Thursday, September 10, 2009
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My first meeting with new National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Rocco Landesman was an opportunity to familiarize him with state arts agency priorities . . . Ted Kennedy's stalwart advocacy on behalf of broadening public participation in the nation's cultural life helped ensure a meaningful role for the federal government in support of the arts and humanities. . .
September 24 Web Seminar: No "Off Season" for Advocacy . . . Save the Date: NASAA Annual (Virtual) Business Meeting November 6 . . . Engaging Audiences Report . . . Current Federal Updates for SAAs . . . NASAA Annual Fund . . . Arts Education for All . . . Ted Kennedy Legacy . . . Arts & the Economy Free to SAAs. . . more . . .
Reducing participation barriers in D.C. . . . Documenting impact in California . . . Improving conditions for South Carolina artists . . . Promoting the arts in Maine . . .
Numerous cities, states and regions have successfully incorporated the concept of the creative economy and the value of cultural tourism into their work . . .
In focusing on building and branding cultural life, some cities are not recognizing the cultural lives of urban neighborhoods and their residents . . .