Reflections on the Year of the Rural Arts 2014

Monday, April 13, 2015

THE YEAR OF THE RURAL ARTS 2014 was a program of events, conversations, and online features celebrating the diverse, vital ways in which rural arts and humanities contribute…

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SMALLSCREEN: Cinema Outside the City

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Since 1988, the Appalachian Media Institute has provided opportunities for young people from across Central Appalachia to explore their home communities, address local issues, and become thoughtful, engaged…

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Final Vote: Let’s Make a Rural Arts And Culture Map

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Screenshot of projects already logged into The Rural Arts and Culture Map   Please consider casting your vote for The Rural Arts and Culture Map proposal within the…

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Your Vote Counts: The Rural Arts And Culture Map

Friday, July 13, 2012

This morning we are asking for your time and assistance in advocating for the necessity of a dynamic Rural Arts and Culture Map. Art of the Rural, in…

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Farmer of the Future and Harvest Public Media

Monday, May 14, 2012

Photograph by Alison Rose; Forgotonia This morning the excellent team of reporters and editors at Harvest Public Media began a series, entitled Farmer of the Future, that considers…

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Visualizing the Importance of Rural Post Offices

Thursday, August 11, 2011

U.S. Representative Nick Rahall delivering the mail; Jon Bolt The post office itself is often the identity of small town USA, and when you close the post office,…

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