Community Forum: Campaign for the arts

The Anchorage Cultural Council will hold a rally Wednesday to kick off their campaign to increase public spending for the arts. Their goal this year is to increase funding by $100,000. Join Community Forum as host Nellie Moore and her guests discuss the pros and cons of public arts funding and its significance to Anchorage.

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HOST: Nellie Moore, independent journalist

GUESTS:

  • Sonia Tower, nationally acclaimed expert on the economic impact of the arts
  • Mao Tosi, local youth advocate
  • Torrie Allen, Anchorage Cultural Council board member and Managing Director of the Anchorage Opera
  • Bruce Farnsworth, writer and Anchorage Cultural Council board member

LIVE BROADCAST: Wed, October 29, 2008 at 2:00 p.m.

REPEAT BROADCAST: Wed, October 29, 2008 at 7:00 p.m.

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