National Endowment for the Arts

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The National Endowment for the Arts is a public agency dedicated to supporting excellence in the arts, both new and established; bringing the arts to all Americans; and providing leadership in arts education. Established by Congress in 1965 as an independent agency of the federal government, the Arts Endowment is the largest national funder of the arts, bringing great art to all 50 states, including rural areas, inner cities, and military bases.

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413 Pieces

The Art Works Podcast is produced weekly by the National Endowment for the Arts. It goes behind the scenes with some of the nation's great artists to explore how art works. New shows are posted on Thursdays. Find out more at arts.gov

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15 Pieces

The Chairman’s Corner is a short weekly podcast with Mary Anne Carter, Chairman of the Arts Endowment.

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130 Pieces

NEA Jazz Masters Moments highlight the jazz greats honored through the NEA Jazz Masters, a comprehensive program of jazz support.

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16 Pieces

NEA Literary Moments showcase writers and the literature they create through Big Read Moments, Poetry Out Loud Moments, and Shakespearean Moments.

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12 Pieces

This series includes miscellaneous audio from our quarterly magazine, NEA Arts, shorter pieces we've featured on the NEA blog, Art Works, and sound from our series, Short Cuts.

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26 Pieces

The Big Read initiative was created to inspire people to read more great literature. As part of this program, the NEA produced several half-hour audio documentaries to accompany print materials.


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The National Endowment for the Arts discusses the exhibit Votes for Women: A Visual History from Suffrage to Civil Rights with its curator Amanda B...

Bought by WCNY, KMUN, and Harford Community Radio


  • Added: Sep 10, 2020
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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We revisit a 2017 conversation with the legendary tenor saxophonist.

Bought by WCNY and Harford Community Radio


  • Added: Sep 10, 2020
  • Length: 29:44
  • Purchases: 2
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Visual Artist and Disability Rights Advocate Gordon Sasaki talks about the art of visibility.

Bought by Harford Community Radio


  • Added: Aug 07, 2020
  • Length: 27:29
  • Purchases: 1
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A conversation with Randall Kline--founder and artistic director of SFJAZZ

Bought by Harford Community Radio


  • Added: Aug 07, 2020
  • Length: 29:03
  • Purchases: 1
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A conversation with Karen Anne Hoffman (Oneida Nation of Wisconsin) 2020 National Heritage Fellow and Iroquois Raised Beadworker

Bought by Harford Community Radio


  • Added: Aug 07, 2020
  • Length: 29:12
  • Purchases: 1
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The Chairman's Corner is a weekly podcast with Mary Anne Carter, Chairman of the Arts Endowment where we'll discuss issues of importance to the ar...

  • Added: Aug 07, 2020
  • Length: 12:38
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The Chairman's Corner is a weekly podcast with Mary Anne Carter, Chairman of the Arts Endowment where we'll discuss issues of importance to the art...

  • Added: Aug 07, 2020
  • Length: 06:25
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The Chairman's Corner is a weekly podcast with Mary Anne Carter, Chairman of the Arts Endowment where we'll discuss issues of importance to the art...

  • Added: Aug 07, 2020
  • Length: 06:54
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The Chairman's Corner is a weekly podcast with Mary Anne Carter, Chairman of the Arts Endowment. This is where we'll discuss issues of importance t...

  • Added: Aug 07, 2020
  • Length: 06:24
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Poet Adrian Mateka talks about The Big Smoke a collection of 52 poems about Jack Johnson--the first African-American heavyweight world champion.

Bought by KFAI Minneapolis, KMUN, KGNU Boulder, Colo., KZUM, and Harford Community Radio


  • Added: Jul 06, 2020
  • Length: 29:27
  • Purchases: 5