Cultural Industries

The Brian Lehrer Show

At the Renaissance Faire

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Rachel Lee Rubin, professor of American Studies at University of Massachusetts Boston and author of Well Met: Renaissance Faires and the American Counterculture, looks at what the phenomenon of "the faire" says about American culture at large.

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NEA Says US Cultural Sectors Primed the Pump by $278 Billion

Friday, July 22, 2011

The report, "Arts and the GDP: Value Added by Selected Cultural Industries," drew on data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis and looked at the performing arts, museum, sports, motion picture, sound recording and publishing industries.