National Endowment for the Arts

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) adalah lembaga independen pemerintah federal Amerika Serikat yang memberikan dukungan dan pendanaan bagi proyek-proyek seni.[1] Lembaga ini dibentuk melalui undang-undang Kongres AS tahun 1965 sebagai lembaga independen pemerintah federal. Ketuanya saat ini adalah produser teater Broadway Rocco Landesman.[2][3][4] NEA berkantor di Old Post Office Building, di Washington, D.C. Lembaga ini mendapatkan penghargaan Tony Honors for Excellence in Theatre pada tahun 1995.


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  1. ^ National Endowment for the Arts. "About Us". Diakses tanggal 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Robin Pogrebin, "Producer Is Chosen to Lead Arts Endowment", New York Times, May 13, 2009.
  3. ^ Davi Napoleon, "Mr. Landesman Goes to Washington", The Faster Times, June 13, 2009.
  4. ^ a b Robin Pogrebin, "Rocco Landesman Confirmed as Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts", New York Times, August 7, 2009.
  5. ^ "National Endowment for the Arts Announces New Acting Chairman," NEA press release dated February 2, 2009 at NEA website.
  6. ^ Robin Pogrebin, "Saving Federal Arts Funds: Selling Culture as an Economic Force," New York Times, February 16, 2009.

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  • Alexander, Jane. Command Performance: an Actress in the Theater of Politics. Public Affairs, a member of the Perseus Book Group; New York, NY, 2000. ISBN 0-306-81044-1
  • Binkiewicz, Donna M. Federalizing the Muse: United States Arts Policy and the National Endowment for the Arts, 1965-1980, University of North Carolina Press, 312pp., 2004. ISBN 0-8078-2878-5.
  • Napoleon, Davi. Chelsea on the Edge: The Adventures of an American Theater This history of a theater in Brooklyn that won critical acclaim but could not always get funding to finish planned seasons is in part a case study of the arts funding crisis in America. Iowa State University Press.

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