• National Endowment for the Arts Statement on the Death of NEA Jazz Master Cándido Camero

    22 days ago - By Arts

    National Endowment for the Arts Statement on the Death of NEA Jazz Master Cándido Camero
    Liz Auclair
    Mon, 11/09/2020 - 15:53
    Date
    Tue, 11/10/2020 - 12:00
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    About NEA Boilerplate
    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...
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  • Arts in Corrections During the Time of COVID-19

    Arts in Corrections During the Time of COVID-19

    22 days ago - By Arts

    Arts in Corrections During the Time of COVID-19
    Date
    Tue, 11/10/2020 - 12:00
    Paulette Beete
    Tue, 11/10/2020 - 14:20
    Author
    By Beth Bienvenu
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    Lesson packets put together by Playwrights Project to reach incarcerated students while correcitonal facilities are under lockdown due to COVID-19.
    In this blog series on how the arts are helping people who are isolated due to the COVID-19 pandemic, I have talked about how teaching artists are reaching patients and healthcare workers in hospitals, as well as older adults who are isolated in their...
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