Cultural Policy

African Tribe Culture

When you think of Africa, ancient and modern alike, you probably think of tribes. African tribe culture is characterized by a diverse set of social values and traditions. Some of these traditions center around a set of religious ideals, others are as old as the land itself. Whatever the case, Africa is certainly a complex place which is sometimes...
Dec 30, 2014 |

Chinese Terracotta Army - Cultural Influence of Ancient Art

Warriors of the Terracotta Army present an invaluable artistic reference for those interested in culture of Ancient China. By examining the armours and clothing of these soldiers it is possible to trace influences from different regions of China.
Dec 30, 2014 |

Traditions and Culture of the Philippines

The culture of the Philippines has been greatly influenced by the migrants that have come to this island nation throughout time. Most of the people that call themselves Filipinos actually descend from Austonesian tribes that most likely migrated from Taiwan to the Philippines thousands of years ago. It is suspected that the first Filipinos were...
Dec 30, 2014 |

Western Painting - Folk Art - The Cultural Pulse of Mexico and America

Western Painting includes the art forms originated in European countries. Folk Art is the subtle and traditional art form that emerges out of a rural or country scene. It has a naïve enduring style that captures the simplicity and innocence of the places, people, or things. Western Folk Paintings, as the name suggests, depict the rich...
Dec 30, 2014 |

Communication, Culture and Technology

Master of arts program that include study areas in technology and information policy, media and politics, culture, art, globalization issues, social change, business, and the economy.
May 12, 2016 |

Almanac of Policy Issues: Arts and Humanities

Discusses the federal policies that affects freedom of speech and expression within the arts.
Apr 7, 2016 |

Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies

Training and research center focusing on the effects of public policies on the arts and culture.
Apr 7, 2016 |

Arts Victoria

Government body charged with advising on and implementing arts policy, developing the arts and cultural industries. Includes information on funding programs and publications.
Apr 7, 2016 |

Student Network Exploring Arts and Culture

Serves as a venue for informed discourse about policy and administration in the arts and culture sector.
Apr 7, 2016 |

Portugal Cultural Policies

Covers cultural policies and relevant government structures, financing of activities, cultural industries, development and addresses.
Mar 28, 2016 |

Center for Arts and Culture

Our mission is to serve, advance, and lead the network of organizations and individuals who cultivate, promote, sustain, and support the arts in America. Connecting your best ideas and leaders from the arts, communities, and business, together we can work to ensure that every American has access to the transformative power of the arts.
Feb 22, 2016 |

Early Native American Literature

Native American literature written in the 18th and 19th century is considered a literature of transition between the oral tradition which  flourished before Europeans arrived on the continent and the beginning of the 1960’s when the Native American Renaissance began.  Nineteenth-century literature authored by Native Americans...
Feb 2, 2016 |

The story behind DC Diaper Bank, a resource for parents

Corinne Cannon remembers well an especially challenging night when her first child, Jack, was an infant. The evening prompted Ms. Cannon to consider her own situation in the context of other... Read More

How strongly is NATO ally Turkey pivoting to Russia and Iran?

Setting aside years of increasing Turkey-US hostility, President Trump’s introductory remarks for the cameras were glowing as he met Turkey’s controversial President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan... Read More

Why the Supreme Court is rarely in the dock

Polls of Americans consistently show they put more trust in the Supreme Court than in the two elected branches of government (Congress and the presidency). Now a new poll may explain why the high... Read More