Funding Arts & Humanities During an Economic Downturn

Funding Arts & Humanities During an Economic Downturn

We examine whether arts and humanities programs can escape the budgetary cuts in Virginia and Maryland.

Lawmakers around our region are confronting tough budgetary decisions. We examine where arts and humanities programs in Maryland and Virginia fit into these spending dilemmas, and whether those programs can escape the budget cuts that seem all but certain.

Guests

Theresa Colvin

Executive Director, Maryland State Arts Council

Jonathan Lohman

Virginia State Folklorist; Program Director, Virginia Folklife Program

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The Kojo Nnamdi Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.