Thursday, January 15, 2009

Quincy Jones & The US Secretary of Culture

In a recent interview, Quincy Jones hoped for the new US government to establish a Secretary of Culture, as Jacqueline Trescott reports (Washington Post). Jones' idea was taken up by others who started an online petition which so far has been signed by 76,000 people. The responsibilities for such a post would be the coordination of arts education, cultural diplomacy and support for arts organizations

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