• Action Needed On Trump Budget

    by  • March 16, 2017

    As expected, the Trump proposed budget is very bad news for arts and culture. It proposes to eliminate all federal funding for the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), National Public Radio  (NPR), the Institute of Museums and Library Services, and many many...

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    PEN America Reports Aggressive Interrogation of Artists and Writers at US Borders

    by  • March 8, 2017

    Despite the court-ordered stay of President Trump’s first immigration travel ban of late January, 2017, restricting entry of citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries, reports of detention and aggressive interrogation of travelers, including U.S. citizens¹, by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials at US airports were widely reported.

    PEN America, an organization dedicated to protecting “open...

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    DigBoston Reaches Out To Working Artists

    by  • March 6, 2017

    DigBoston, the “one-stop nexus for everything worth doing or knowing in the Boston area,” is reaching out to working artists within that very area.

    The publication, which focuses on arts, entertainment, news, and lifestyle, has released an online survey for working artists. DigBoston is exploring an expansion of its arts section...

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