a (139 publications)

American Canvas

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Authors:
Larson, Gary O., 1949-
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 1997
194p.

An in-depth analysis and examination of the current state of the nonprofit arts in America.

Subjects:
Arts, American--19th century
Arts and society--United States

American Jazz Masters Fellowships, 1982-2002


Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 2001
72 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 72) and selected discography for each performer.

Subjects:
Jazz musicians--United States--Biography
Jazz
Arts--Endowments

American Masterpieces: Choral Music

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Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 2006
40p.

This publication by the NEA and Chorus America presents brief biographies, selected works, and selected recordings for 29 of America’s greatest choral composers. Includes an overview of the initiative and a brief narrative on choral music in America. September 2006.

Subjects:
Choral music--United States
Choral music--United States--Analysis, appreciation

American new wave, 1958-1967

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Authors:
Walker Art Center
Contributors:
Media Study/Buffalo
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 1982
Subjects:
Experimental films

American participation in opera and musical theater, 1992


Authors:
Cherbo, Joni Maya, 1941-
Contributors:
Peters, Monnie, 1948-
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : Seven Locks Press, 1995
xiii, 104 p. : form ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
Opera--United States--Statistics
Musical theater--United States--Statistics
Music surveys--United States

American participation in theater


Contributors:
AMS Planning & Research Corp.
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : Seven Locks Press, 1996
vi, 50 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
Theater audiences--United States
Theater audiences--United States--Statistics
Theater--United States--Statistics

Americans and the arts

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Authors:
Harris, Louis, 1921-
Contributors:
National Research Center of the Arts
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 1981
Subjects:
Art patronage--United States
Public opinion

Americans’ personal participation in the arts, 1992 : a monograph describing the data from the Survey of Public Participation in the Arts

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Authors:
Peters, Monnie, 1948-
Cherbo, Joni Maya, 1941-
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Endowment for the Arts, 1996
Subjects:
Arts--United States
Arts audiences--United States--Statistics
Art surveys--United States

Amy Tan’s The Joy Luck Club : teacher's guide


Authors:
Burnham, Philip
Contributors:
Cunningham, Sarah Bainter
National Endowment for the Arts
Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.)
Arts Midwest (Organization : Minneapolis, Minn.)
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : National Endowment for the Arts, 2006
iv, 20 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm.

Includes ten lesson plans, each with focus topic, discussion activities, writing exercises, and homework assignments Also includes capstone projects, suggested essay topics, handouts with more background information about the novel, and bibliographical references. Lessons dovetail with state language arts standards required for fiction. “The Big Read is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts designed to restore reading to the center of American culture. The NEA presents The Big Read in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services and in cooperation with Arts Midwest”–P. 4 of cover.

Subjects:
Tan, Amy--Joy Luck Club--Study and teaching

Annual reports, National Endowment for the Arts

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Authors:
National Endowment for the Arts
Publication:
Washington (D.C.) : Division of Publications, National Endowment for the Arts, 1965-2015
Subjects:
National Council on the Arts
National Endowment for the Arts--Periodicals
Federal aid to the arts--United States--Periodicals
Annual reports