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Guest: John Hightower, Executive Director, New York State Council on the Arts
Discussion: How taxpayer funds are used by the Arts Council; mentions Governor Rockefeller’s role in establishing the State Arts Council; the Council’s “art for everyone” programming; range of arts activities outside NYC funded by the Council (on university campuses, for example); use of arts in promoting literacy and in community outreach programs; trends in arts fundraising from the private sector and government.
WNYC archives id: 8665