The NEA And Creative Placemaking In Rural America

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

selection from the cover to the NEA Arts Magazine On Monday we discussed Double Edge Theatre, a visionary laboratory theatre group that can help to expand the dialogue…

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Paradise of Bachelors & David Lee’s Carolina Soul

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

David Lee with the Washington Sound record shop sign, in front of his storage trailer;   Paradise of Bachelors Long-time readers might remember our piece from last year…

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Saturday Portfolio: Jetsonorama

Saturday, July 9, 2011

Love Train; Sante Fe, New Mexico Folks who’ve read The Art of the Rural for a while will be familiar with Jetsonorama. We have been lucky enough to…

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From Extraction to Preservation in Colorado

Monday, June 13, 2011

This morning on NPR’s Neda Ulaby submitted a report from Ignacio, Colorado, the site of the recently-completed Southern Ute Cultural Center and Museum–a $38 million dollar building that…

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Native American Basketry: A Living Tradition

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

The Autry National Center in Los Angeles is currently offering The Art of Native American Basketry: A Living Tradition, a wide-ranging look into the basket arts across cultures…

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The Art of Regional Change In Rural California

Monday, May 16, 2011

On site with Art of the Regional Change participants: Up From The Understory blog Today we’d like to share some information on an program that’s putting together work…

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Honoring The Treaty: Aaron Huey and The Pine Ridge Reservation

Thursday, May 5, 2011

photograph by Aaron Huey All my first assignments were about poverty and gangs, and all those first stories skimmed the surface. And now, six years later, now that…

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The Rural Poetry Series: Henry Real Bird

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Henry Real Bird (left) with riding partner Levi Bruce; Joseph Terry, National Public Radio “I’m going to ride where my grandfather rode. I’m going to show the kids…

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The Tundra Telegraph

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

photograph by Evan R. Steinhauser from his Photo Haiku project We’re back after a short time away, and we have a real treat today: The Tundra Telegraph. This…

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Jetsonorama and Wheat Paste Art On The Reservation

Friday, April 9, 2010

Folks in Grey Mountain, AZ offering their appreciation,  from Yote’s flickr page  The GOAT blog, one feature of the online version of High Country News, is another site…

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