• Applications Now Open for NEA Big Read Grants

    3 monthes ago - By Arts

    Applications Now Open for NEA Big Read Grants
    Liz Auclair
    Wed, 10/19/2022 - 17:05
    Date
    Thu, 10/20/2022 - 12:00
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    Established by Congress in 1965, the National Endowment for the Arts is the independent federal agency whose funding and support gives Americans the opportunity to participate in the arts, exercise their imaginations, and develop their creative capacities. Through partnerships with state arts agencies, local leaders, other federal agencies, and the philanthropic sector, the Arts Endowment supports arts learning...
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  • Art Talk with NEA Literature Translation Fellow Jennifer Shyue

    Art Talk with NEA Literature Translation Fellow Jennifer Shyue

    3 monthes ago - By Arts

    Art Talk with NEA Literature Translation Fellow Jennifer Shyue
    Date
    Thu, 10/20/2022 - 12:00
    Carolyn Coons
    Thu, 10/20/2022 - 15:30
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    By Carolyn Coons
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    In her home country of Peru, writer and poet Julia Wong Kcomt's extensive body of work has helped draw attention to Peruvians of Chinese descent - which some scholars estimate make up nearly 10 percent of Peru's population.
    NEA Translation Fellow Jennifer Shyue is bringing that work to the United States as Wong Kcomt's English translator. She has already translated...
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