Author(s): Dragojevic, Sanjin; Malabotta. Melita Richter; Smejkalova, Jirina; Kurti, Laszlo; Kolar-Panov, Dona; Skiljan, Dubravko; Strubell, Miquel; See Notes for additional authors
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 2000

This publication outlines studies of changing cultural identities in the postsocialist transitional countries of Southeastern Europe into the newly defined multicultural context in the cultural circles of Central Europe and the Mediterranean. (from abstract)

Author(s): Adams, Don and Goldbard, Arlene
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 2000

This report traces the history, theoretical underpinnings, values, and methods of community cultural development practice, emphasizing its effectiveness as a response to the social and economic forces that weaken cultural ties, and offers recommendations to strengthen and support the field.

Author(s): Tim Hall and Iain Robertson
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 2000

This paper critically reviews claims that public art helps develop senses of identity and senses of place, contributes to civic identy, addresses community needs, etc., and provides theoretical critiques of public art's contributions to urban regeneration.

Author(s): U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, University Partnerships Clearinghouse
Date of Publication: Sep 30, 2000

This issue of COPC Central looks at how the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of University Partnerships, Community Outreach Partnership Centers (COPC) are using arts programming for youth to rehabilitate local communities.

Author(s): Cvjeticanin, Biserka; Kamba, Angeline S.; Phongpaichit, Pasuk
Date of Publication: Jul 31, 2000

All countries are challenged, to varying degrees, with the similar problem of cultural identity and diversity. In this issue, the topics surrounding cultural identity and multiculturalism are analyzed and discussed.

Author(s): Seana S. Lowe
Date of Publication: May 31, 2000

A qualitative sociological study of community-art projects in two Denver neighborhoods.

Author(s): Bradford, Gigi: Gary,Michael; and Wallach, Glenn
Date of Publication: Jan 01, 2000

A volume of essays introduced and edited by the Center for Arts and Culture staff that surveys issues we will face in the next century.

Author(s): Semel, Terry
Date of Publication: Jan 01, 2000

In 2000, Terry Semel served as lecturer for the Nancy Hanks Lecture on Arts and Public Policy.

Author(s): Bradford, Gigi; Gary, Michael; Wallach, Glenn
Date of Publication: Jan 01, 2000

This is a collection of essays on the emerging field of cultural policy. The culture wars of the early 1990s obscured broader challenges facing America's cultural life in the next century. Artists, scholars, and policymakers from many disciplines and across the political spectrum have recognized the need to move beyond debates over government funding for the arts and humanities and toward an array of issues regarding culture's role in society. (from abstract)

Author(s): Richard Peterson; Leon F. Bouvier; Roger Kern; Pamela Hill
Date of Publication: Dec 31, 1999

National Endowment for the Arts commissioned Demographic Data Consultants of Nashville to examine the issue of the aging of arts audience in the U.S. with data available from the 1997 Survey of Public Participation in the Arts. This study examines arts participation or attendance rates for a variety of age groupings or cohorts, to determine trends over the 1982 to 1992 decade. A specific focus of the report is baby boomers, those born between 1946 and 1965.