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  • Scotland, CEMA and the Arts Council, 1919-1967by Euan McArthur

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 114.95

    As a case study of the relationship between arts and cultural policy and nationalism, this book examines the overlooked significance of Scotland in the development of British arts policy and institutions. Euan McArthur provides a clear account of the background to and evolution of the Council for the Encouragement of Music and the Arts (CEMA) and the... more...

  • The Artist's Guide to Grant Writingby Gigi Rosenberg

    Clarkson Potter/Ten Speed/Harmony 2010; US$ 16.99

    The Artist?s Guide to Grant Writing is designed to transform readers from starving artists fumbling to get by into working artists who confidently tap into all the resources at their disposal. Written in an engaging and down-to-earth tone, this comprehensive guide includes time-tested strategies, anecdotes from successful grant writers, and tips... more...

  • Arts Moneyby Joan Jeffri

    University of Minnesota Press 1985; US$ 60.00

    A guide to fiscal solvency for nonprofit arts organizations, which covers fundraising, alternative organizational structures, tax exemption, earned income, grants and gifts, cooperative efforts to save money, and the impact of technology. more...

  • Arts and Culture in the Metropolisby Kevin F. McCarthy; Elizabeth Heneghan Ondaatje; Jennifer L. Novak

    RAND Corporation 2007; US$ 9.95

    The nonprofit arts currently face an environment that challenges the way the arts have grown and raises the prospect of future consolidation. Cognizant of these problems, William Penn Foundation and the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance asked RAND to examine the condition of Philadelphia's arts and culture sector and recommend actions to ensure... more...

  • Cultivating Demand for the Artsby Laura Zakaras; Julia F. Lowell

    RAND Corporation 2008; US$ 9.95

    Examines what it means to cultivate demand for the arts, why it is important to do so, how it can be done though broad-based arts learning, and what state arts agencies and other policymakers in both the arts and education can do to make it happen. more...

  • State Arts Policyby Julia F. Lowell

    RAND Corporation 2008; US$ 9.95

    Projects what the future likely holds for state arts agencies and for state arts policy if current trends and current strategies for addressing economic, political, and demographic challenges continue. more...

  • Art in Publicby Lambert Zuidervaart

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 24.00

    Presents a vigorous case for the arts, arguing for their crucial political, cultural and economic contributions to civil society. more...

  • Franklin Furnace & the Spirit of the Avant-Gardeby Toni Sant

    Intellect 2010; US$ 20.00

    Franklin Furnace is a renowned New York-based arts organization whose mission is to preserve, document, and present works of avant-garde art by emerging artists - particularly those whose works may be vulnerable due to institutional neglect or politically unpopular content. Over more than thirty years, Franklin Furnace has exhibited works by hundreds... more...

  • Reflections on Cultural Policyby Evan Alderson; Robin Blaser; Harold Coward

    Wilfrid Laurier University Press 2006; US$ 48.95

    This book looks at the roles various world views have played in generating cultural policies at various times in Western history. Evan Alderson's introduction places the work within its social, political and historical framework. Robin Blaser addresses the problem of how we can begin to locate a responsible cultural position at the present time.... more...

  • The Road to Successby Graeme Rattigan

    A & A Book Publishing 2013; US$ 9.99

    The purpose of this book is to establish a method of achieving what everyone wants - happiness, abundance and success; in effect, to become healthy, wealthy and wise. Graeme Rattigan applied the principles contained in this book to his own life in his search to raise the funds for the film Paradise Road, which became one of the largest budget films... more...