State Arts Agencies 1965-2003
Whose Interests to Serve?
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This is the first in a series of reports drawn from the Wallace Foundation's State Arts Partnerships for Cultural Participation initiative (START). The report, by economist Julia F. Lowell, traces the history of state arts agencies to the financial uncertainty and political vulnerability that face many agencies today.