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Unformatted text preview: unknown (and “dangerous”), who lack credentials for popular success 2. Promotion of the arts throughout the United States – changing the cultural landscape of the US (popularizing the arts) 3. Contributing to the creative genius of the US and the way “we think about the arts” (being an artist is a respectable profession) 1.Government deals with public interest; the arts are a personal matter (“The essence of humanities … is private study”) 2.Artists should not please the sponsors (the government) but private citizens (“a host of anonymous citizens”) 3.Interference of the government (incl. guidelines associated with grants) may “edge toward censorship” 4.Government should “reduce inflation”, so in the sound economy the artist would be self-supported...
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- Spring '10
- Music, President of the United States, Federal government of the United States, Annual Budget, National Endowment