Past Event

Obama's Agenda for the Arts and Humanities: Stimulating the Cultural Economy

Mon, Aug 3 2009 - 6:00pm

Obama's Agenda for the Arts and Humanities: Stimulating the Cultural Economy

Matthew Tiews, Associate Director, Stanford Humanities Center
Ralph Lewin, Executive Director, California Council for the Humanities
Josie Talamantez, Director of Grants, California Arts Council
Kary Schulman, Director, Grants for the Arts, City of San Francisco
Representative of the National Endowment for the Arts TBA

Will this recession leave the arts and the humanities poorer, or perhaps richer? Representatives of the National Endowment for the Arts, the White House, the California Arts Council, the California Council for the Humanities and the Stanford Humanities Center will discuss the ways and means the federal government intends to use to stimulate culture in a down economy.

MLF: The Arts/Humanities
Location:
SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. reception/performance, 6 p.m. program  
Cost: MEMBERS FREE
, $15 non-members      
Program Organizer: George Hammond
Also know: Presenting sponsor: Wells Fargo Bank. Image by K. Peirce

 

Obama's
Agenda
for the Arts
& Humanities

 

Will this recession leave the arts and the humanities poorer, or perhaps richer? Representatives of the National Endowment for the Arts, the White House, the California Arts Council, the California Council for the Humanities and the Stanford Humanities Center will discuss the ways and means the federal government intends to use to stimulate culture in a down economy.