Reflections + Resources from an Act of Collective Imagination: And 8 Tips for Fanning the Flames of Possibility

Adam Horowitz, U.S. Department of Arts & Culture
07/28/20

As the founding Director of the U.S. Department of Arts and Culture (a non-profit) transitions out of leadership, he shares reflections and resources related to cultural strategy and responding to the question, how might we build creative people-power to respond to the social and ecological crises of our times and to advance practices, narratives, and policies for a more liberatory world?

In addition to insightful and poignant reflections, this article includes several resources, including free guides and toolkits, resources for cultural policy, videos, recordings of online salons and events, a blog, and the USDAC's statement of values.

 
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