Advocating for the Arts and Humanities
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
4:00pm - 5:00pm
The National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Institute of Museum and Library Services and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting face drastic cuts in government funding. A panel of Rhode Island cultural sector leaders will discuss “how do we advocate for public or private funding for the arts and humanities?" and will seek suggestions from the audience.
Elizabeth Francis, Executive Director, Rhode Island Council for the Humanities
Randall Rosenbaum, Executive Director, Rhode Island State Council on the Arts
Karen Mellor, Chief of Library Services, Office of Library & Information Services, Rhode Island Department of Administration, State of Rhode Island
Torey Malatia, President, CEO and General Manager, Rhode Island Public Radio