Free Expression, Public Support, and Censorship; Examining Government's Role in the Arts in Canada and the United States

Free Expression, Public Support, and Censorship; Examining Government's Role in the Arts in Canada and the United States

by Michael Margolis
     
 

In this work, Canadian and American scholars, critics, government officials, and arts presenters discuss varied aspects of the role of government in the arts. The first section addresses general questions of government involvement in the arts in Canada and the U.S., and also presents a comparison of North American arts policy with governmental policy toward the

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In this work, Canadian and American scholars, critics, government officials, and arts presenters discuss varied aspects of the role of government in the arts. The first section addresses general questions of government involvement in the arts in Canada and the U.S., and also presents a comparison of North American arts policy with governmental policy toward the arts in Western Europe. The second section examines government policies toward arts education and cultural exchange in Canada and the U.S. The final section examines the tensions that arise concerning free expression and censorship when the governments of Canada and the U.S. allocate funds to support particular artists, programs, or projects.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780819192905
Publisher:
University Press of America
Publication date:
04/05/1994
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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