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Twigs for an Eagle's Nest: Government…

Twigs for an Eagle's Nest: Government and the Arts, 1965-1978

by Michael Whitney Straight

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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 093416004X, Paperback)

Michael Straight,as the Deputy Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts from 1969 to 1978, is able to present an insider's view of government and the arts in America. From the sreation of the Endowment in 1965 to its difficulties with the Carter administration, Straight provides an intimate look at the issues of censorship, political interference, artistic irresponsibility, "elitism," and the social uses of art.

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