A good op-ed on the need for a stimulus package for the arts in the new administration, by an old friend of the Acts of Hope family whose work has occasionally appeared here. Thank you, Jerry.
Stimulus: More than bread alone
by Jerry M. Landay
The Providence Journal
There's a rumor that President Obama plans to create a new cabinet position — secretary for the arts. Should he do that, I for one will shout to the skies: Bravo! Bravissimo!
You may reply: “Surely he’s got more important priorities.” Think again.
Read on here.
(P.J., you will like the Isak Dinesen quote.)